Compromised Political Leaders

Lack of concern from political parties about Covid could prove costly for country, experts warn

Amid a growing risk of the spread of Omicron, a highly contagious variant of SARS-COV-2, which causes Covid-19, the national conventions of major political parties in Nepal — CPN-UML, Nepalese Congress, Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist Center), Rastriya Prajatantra Party – have just ended or are about to start. And …

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The GOP becoming a cult of the ignorant

The Republican Party becomes cult. Its leaders are under the influence of Donald trumpDonald Trump Stowaway found in airplane landing gear after flight from Guatemala to Miami Kushner looking for Middle East investors in new venture, a defeated former president who refuses to acknowledge his defeat. Its ideology is MAGA, …

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Police, protesters and homeless eviction issues

A group of people, already homeless and living in a tent camp, lose what little they have in an explosive rubbish fire. They are met shortly after by around two dozen affordable housing advocates eager to find shelter, clothing and food for the displaced. It was meant to be history. …

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CCP Leader Opens New Front Against Punjab Government and Threatens Hunger Strike; here’s why

In what is seen as a new round of confrontations between Punjab chief minister Charanjit Singh Channi and CPC leader Navjot Singh Sidhu, the latter said on Thursday he would start a hunger strike against the government of the Congress if the state does not release the report on the …

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Prime Minister of Armenia: establishment of a hotline with Azerbaijan after the clashes | World news

By AVET DEMOURIAN, Associated Press YREVAN, Armenia (AP) – Armenia has reached an agreement with Azerbaijan to establish a direct line between their defense chiefs after last week’s deadly clashes at their border, the Armenian prime minister said on Tuesday. Nikol Pashinyan told an online press conference that contacts between …

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New York AG Letitia James criticizes Governor Kathy Hochul for failing to stem rise in COVID cases

New York Attorney General Letitia James has criticized Governor Kathy Hochul for her alleged failure to deal with rising COVID-19 rates in the state. James, who announced his gubernatorial candidacy just three weeks ago, argues that with increasing case rates in upstate New York, state leaders must ” take immediate …

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India: Farmers beat Modi!

After a year-long battle, Indian farmers finally defeated the right-wing Modi government and its capitalist masters, forcing the repeal of their three reactionary farm laws. This is a great victory for the farmers which has been achieved through a courageous struggle, which has been tenaciously maintained since September 2020. There …

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Antimicrobial resistance calls for the brainpower of a space agency and the militant zeal of an NGO

The cost of infectious disease is somewhere between staggering and incalculable. Approximately $ 8 trillion and 156 million years of life were lost in 2016 alone. Throughout human history, plagues have wiped out more lives than famine and violence. Then, in 1941, the era of antibiotics began when doctors at …

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Awareness and the COVID19 vaccine

torstensimon: COVID19 vaccine / pixabay The COVID19 pandemic continues to threaten the world. What can be done to stop it must be done for the common good. Vaccination mandates can be, and indeed have become, an important tool in dealing with the pandemic. Some people, believing the false information and …

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Knowledge and ignorance

Pit is perhaps a subject on which much has been written; after jotting down some thoughts I wanted to stop writing this piece, but just in time I luckily remembered Dostoevsky’s words, “There is no subject so cold that it cannot be said something new “(Diary of a writer). So …

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The Leadership Code – Post Courier

October 7, 2021 The Leadership Code is a code of conduct for managers or persons exercising public office which is legally binding on such managers and which they are expected to know and respect. This is a quasi-administrative or disciplinary process, and the provisions of the Leadership Code place strict …

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As an influenza pandemic is a pervasive threat, CIDRAP releases influenza vaccine R&D roadmap to improve influenza vaccines

The roadmap offers a powerful opportunity to leverage revolutionary advances in vaccine science and technology to better protect against influenza, a disease that could cause a pandemic even worse than COVID-19 The Center for Infectious Disease Research and Policy (CIDRAP) at the University of Minnesota today released a roadmap for …

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Cong crisis: Sidhu resigns from his post as leader of the Punjab party; minister, two members of the office resign in solidarity

Navjot Singh Sidhu resigned from his post as head of the Punjab Pradesh congressional committee on Tuesday, triggering further resignations and plunging the party into a new crisis just months before the parliamentary elections. Hours after his resignation, Razia Sultana, a member of the new 18-member ministry led by Charanjit …

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Perspectives: Where to draw the lines?

POINT: Mandrination is inevitable in a democracy By Hans von Spakovsky With the Census Bureau finally releasing its state demographics, the process of redefining political boundaries for local, state, and congressional seats begins. Anyone who believes there is a magical way to keep politics out of the redistribution process should …

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‘If You Don’t Have a Religion, Get It Now’: Religious Exemptions May Bypass Vaccine Requirements | Politics

As of Tuesday, more than 3,800 workers had requested religious exemptions. So far, 737s had been approved, but officials stressed that an exemption does not guarantee job retention. Seven accommodations had been granted. Once the exemption is approved, each agency must assess the employee’s position and whether the person can …

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Political diary: Cooper signs nine bills, including three sponsored by Rowan County officials – Salisbury Post

RALEIGH – Governor Roy Cooper signed nine bills last week, including three backed by Rowan County lawmakers. Among the measures Cooper has signed is Representative Harry Warren’s bill that extends restrictions on the premises of sex offenders to those convicted of sexually exploiting a minor. The legislation is the result …

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Terrorist groups invade Africa

Mpho Tebele Gaborone – Africa has been the new center of global terrorism and extremism since June 2021, according to a United Nations Security Council report. Highlighting the rise of Islamic State affiliates trying to establish caliphates across Africa, the Security Council said global counterterrorism efforts should increasingly focus on …

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Dangerous consequence of Israeli spyware

Tanim Asjad | Posted: July 23, 2021, 10:19 p.m. The exhibit was shocking but not surprising. Over the years, political and civil society activists, journalists and human rights defenders have expressed concern about wiretapping and data hacking of their communications devices. They also argued that some governments in some countries …

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A link between Pegasus and the overthrow of the Cong-JD (S) government in Karnataka? Many phones on the playlist

HD Kumaraswamy collaborators Siddaramaiah and HD Devegowda may also have been targeted by Pegasus, the investigation revealed. The numbers of former Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy and former Deputy CM G Parameshwara were selected for possible surveillance by Israeli spyware Pegasus ahead of the overthrow of the JD (S) -Congress …

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How the phones of journalists, ministers and activists could have been used to spy on them

New Delhi: A leaked database of thousands of phone numbers allegedly listed by several government clients of an Israeli surveillance technology firm includes more than 300 verified Indian mobile phone numbers, including those used by ministers, officials of opposition, journalists, the legal community, businessmen, government officials, scientists, rights activists and …

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After meeting with the Prime Minister, the J&K parties take the next step: to start talks with the Boundary Commission

Fearing to be isolated from the democratic process before the next legislative elections, the traditional leaders of Kashmir, the National Conference of Farooq Abdullah (NC) as well as the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) of Mehbooba Mufti, will meet for the first time with the Commission. of delimitation during his first …

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