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BJP will retain power in Manipur: Amit Shah

The Bharatiya Janata Party on Saturday expressed confidence that the party will retain power in Manipur and added that the Central and State governments have worked together in harmony to end the differences between hills and valleys. BJP National Chairman Jagat Prakash Nadda and Home Minister Amit Shah held a joint press conference at the […]

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“They extended my life”: ten years after the first liver transplant in Puerto Rico

Over the past ten years, 369 liver transplants have been performed in Puerto Rico, which represents approximately 35 to 40 per year. All of these patients were operated on at the Liver Transplant Center of Auxilio Mutuo Hospital, an institution that celebrated its tenth anniversary on February 24. At 67, Nelson Guzman He is forever […]

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‘install the Ashokan pillar symbol during assembly’ | Patna News

Patna: Opposition RJD criticized state government on Wednesday for using Swastika symbol instead of Ashoka Chakra on proposed ‘Shatabdi stambh’ pillar to be installed near main gate of Bihar Vidhan premises Sabha to mark the centenary celebration of the state legislature building. Addressing a press conference, RJD National General Secretary Shyam Rajak and State General […]

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LDP disagreements over candidates delay Upper House elections in some districts

Ahead of the House of Councilors election this summer, the ruling Liberal Democratic Party is experiencing delays in choosing candidates for some single-seat constituencies. The Upper House districts are opposition strongholds that have caused disagreements between local LDP branches and the national headquarters. It is unclear whether the LDP can essentially finalize candidates for the […]

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Lure of RS Berth Cause of exodus from Congress?

New Delhi: The irresistible offer of the Rajya Sabha seat is the main cause of exodus from Congress, sources say as leaders consider the place of the other parties’ upper house and the recent resignation of former justice minister Ashwani Kumar sparked a debate in the big old party. . Ashwani Kumar, a senior Congress […]

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MEDIA ADVISORY: Equality Florida to Call Press Conference to Condemn Censorship and Surveillance State Legislative Agenda | News

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 14, 2022– Equality Florida, AIDS Healthcare Foundation, and the Human Rights Campaign will hold a press conference at the Florida Capitol on Tuesday, February 15 at 9:30 a.m. to discuss a list of bills pending in the Florida Legislature, including including the “Don’t Say Gay” bill. The event comes as national outrage […]

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Congress will easily cross majority bar in Goa, says Rahul Gandhi

Congress will easily clear the majority bar in Goa and unlike last time, the party will “act immediately” to form its government in the coastal state, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi said on Friday. Speaking to the media at a press conference here, Gandhi also said the party would seek to rejuvenate the state’s tourism sector, […]

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ACT budget deficit $245 million lower than December quarter forecast | Canberra time

news, political act, The ACT budget deficit was more than $245.5 million lower than the December quarter forecast, as the territorial government reported strong economic activity leading to a faster-than-expected recovery. The overall net operating balance in the December quarter was a deficit of $218.8 million, lower than the projected year-to-date budget deficit of $464.3 […]

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Navjot Sidhu says Congress workers will accept high command decision on face of Punjab CM

As the Congress leadership has begun discussions with party leaders and workers to choose its main ministerial face for Punjab ahead of the 2022 assembly elections, the state party leader, Navjot Singh Sidhu, said on Monday that the party would accept the final decision to be made by the High Command. Addressing a press conference, […]

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Assam Cabinet bans ministers from announcing new programs without approval

The Assam government on Thursday banned all ministers, including Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma, from announcing any new programs without prior clearance and taking into account the availability of financial resources. The decision not to announce new schemes to public programs was taken during a council of ministers chaired by Sarma. During official tours and […]

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US and NATO respond to Putin’s demands as tensions in Ukraine rise

Blinken said the United States would not publicly release its written response “because we believe diplomacy has the best chance of succeeding if we allow space for confidential talks”, adding that the United States “hopes and expect” the Russians to agree. It is unclear whether they will comply: Mr Lavrov said after a meeting with […]

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Kyodo News Digest: January 7, 2022

Hachiko statue in Tokyo’s Shibuya district is covered in snow on January 6, 2022. (Kyodo) == Kyodo The following is the latest list of news highlights selected by Kyodo News. ———- Japan, US express concern over Chinese attempt to undermine rules-based order TOKYO – The Japanese and US foreign and defense chiefs on Friday expressed […]

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Vermont Legislature to Consider Bill to End Qualified Police Immunity in 2022 Session

Senator Dick Sears, D-Bennington, chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee, discusses a bill before the committee at the Statehouse in Montpellier on February 13, 2019. File photo by Glenn Russell / VTDigger Vermont lawmakers and police reform advocates are proposing to end qualified immunity for police officers, a widespread legal doctrine that protects public servants […]

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DUN will allow me to contribute more to policy planning

Wee addresses the press conference. KUCHING (December 13): Dato Wee Hong Seng believes that being both the MP for Padungan and the mayor of Kuching South, he could contribute more to the policy planning of the State Legislative Assembly (DUN). The Sarawak United People’s Party (SUPP) candidate for Padungan believes that if elected he should […]

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Department of Energy supports 17 green upgrades to federal buildings as ‘snapshot’ of future spending

The Biden administration is not waiting for Congress to pass the Build Back Better Act to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from federal buildings. The General Services Administration seeks to accelerate the testing and adoption of sustainable technologies in federal buildings and to raise the bar for sustainability standards in government construction projects. The Energy Department, […]

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The legislature plans a special session on redistribution, vetoes

By ALLISON MOLLENKAMPCapital Information Service ANNAPOLIS, Maryland – The Maryland General Assembly plans to meet on Monday for a special session to focus on congressional redistribution and priority vetoes for the 2021 session. The Maryland Congressional redistricting process will come to a head next week when both houses of the Legislature consider congressional maps proposed […]

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Federal Agriculture Minister “Working Extremely Hard” to Resume Fresh Potato Trade with United States

Ending the suspension of trade in fresh potatoes from Prince Edward Island to the United States is a top priority for the Canadian government, said Federal Agriculture Minister Marie-Claude Bibeau . The trade was ordered by the Canadian Food Inspection Agency on Monday following the discovery of potatoes infected with potato wart in two fields […]

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After BN wins Melaka, Zahid announced he would enact anti-jump law to protect future state governments from instability | Malaysia

Barisan Nasional leaders pose for the cameras after the coalition was declared the winner of the Melaka state election in Ayer Keroh on November 20, 2021. – Photo by Ahmad Zamzahuri KUALA LUMPUR, November 20 – The Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition, which won 21 of 28 seats in the Melaka election tonight, intends to enact […]

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Gov. Wolf Takes New Steps To Help Tipping Workers, Calls On Lawmakers To Finally Raise Wages, And Supports Paid Sick Leave

Gov. Tom Wolf continues to step up pressure on Republican legislative leaders to finally support the hard-working Pennsylvanians. At a press conference in Philadelphia, the governor announced proposed new regulations to ensure tipping workers are treated fairly and introduced his workers’ legislative agenda that will increase paychecks, guarantee paid time off and create safer workplaces. […]

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President rejects “letter of resignation” from representative of Segama

The Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Sabah, Kadzim M Yahya, rejected an alleged letter signed by Mohamaddin Ketapi indicating that Mohamaddin resigned from his post as a member of the Assembly of Segama. Kadzim told a press conference in Kota Kinabalu yesterday that he received the letter from a law firm on November 1. […]

Upper house

The CDP struggled in the elections despite the joint pact of the opposition parties

In the gloom of a post-mortem lower house election, the main opposition party, the Constitutional Democratic Party of Japan, was forced to question whether joining forces with the Communist Party of Japan was the right thing to do. . This collaboration is still being questioned with an election to the Upper House looming on the […]

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Bill would allow captive insurers in Alberta

A bill tabled in the Alberta legislature on Wednesday would allow the formation of captive insurers in the Canadian province. Bill 76, the Captive Insurance Companies Act, was introduced by Alberta Finance Minister Travis Toews. “The current constraints of the global insurance supply make it difficult for many business entities to obtain adequate coverage at […]

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Hospitalized Czech president shown on video as his office counteracts criticism

Czech President Milos Zeman attends his investiture ceremony at Prague Castle in Prague, Czech Republic, March 8, 2018, after being re-elected. REUTERS / David W Cerny / File Photo PRAGUE, October 21 (Reuters) – Assistants to Czech President Milos Zeman on Thursday showed video of him signing a decree to convene a new parliament while […]

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Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to call legislature to fight vaccination warrants

TALLAHASSEE, Florida >> Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said today he will call state lawmakers to work early to pass legislation to tackle corporate-enacted coronavirus vaccine mandates. The Republican governor said he would convene a special GOP-controlled state house session in November to meet vaccine needs. He did not specify a start date. “At the end […]

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Republican big guns Scott, Rubio and Blackburn offer advice to minorities looking to run for office in the state

Three Republican Senators and two GOP House members met with state-level Republican activists and potential candidates on Wednesday evening to share advice on how to run for office and win state-level elections during an event organized by the Republican State Leadership Committee (RSLC). “I think it is important for us to recognize that the future […]

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Wife of slain Haitian president meets judge as part of investigation

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) – Martine Moïse, widow of the assassinated president of Haiti, traveled to her homeland to answer behind closed doors questions on Wednesday from a judge overseeing the murder case. Surrounded by heavy security, Moses motioned to the followers who shouted “Justice! and entered the courthouse in the capital Port-au-Prince, coming out nearly […]

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MPs Should Vote To Require Vaccinations Inside The Legislative Assembly Chamber: Speaker

Breadcrumb Links Politics Local News Questions about the immunization status of members of the legislature come as the NDP pushes for vaccine rules in the building, calls on Prime Minister Jason Kenney to kick unvaccinated MPs from his caucus Author of the article: Ashley Joannou Release date : 01 Oct 2021 • 53 minutes ago […]

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The 2nd largest racial group in the United States is “another race”. Most are Latinos.

For Leani García Torres, none of the boxes really match. In 2010, she answered U.S. Census questions on her own for the first time as an adult. Is she of Hispanic, Latino or Spanish descent? It was easy. She marked, “Yes, Puerto Rican. ” But then came the stumper: What’s his race ? “Every time […]

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Second UCP MP publicly denounces Jason Kenney’s leadership

A second UCP caucus member publicly questions the leadership of Prime Minister Jason Kenney. Angela Pitt, MP for Airdrie-East, was questioned by a reporter at an independent press conference on Tuesday whether she had confidence in Kenney’s leadership of the United Conservative Party. “The answer to that question is no, I don’t. And I don’t […]

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Resigned to consolidate the “fragmented” Congress -TMC, YSRCP, NCP to face the BJP: Faleiro

ANI | Update: Sep 27, 2021 7:37 PM STI Panaji (Goa) [India]September 27 (ANI): Former Goan Chief Minister Luizinho Faleiro said on Monday there was a need to unify all fragments of the Congress party, including Mamata’s TMC, Jagan Mohan’s YSRCP Reddy and Sharad Pawar’s NCP to fight the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the […]

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Commentary: equality is not defined in the government’s mandate | Weekly farm

Martin Aldridge, The Nationals WA, MLC Agricultural Region ‘NOT on our agenda’ – the words repeated over and over again by Prime Minister Mark McGowan and Labor on electoral reform ahead of the March elections, which ultimately resulted in full Labor control over both houses of the United Nations. Parliament. And yet, weeks after the […]

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Demolition of K’taka temple: BJP will face oppn heat in assembly today

Bangalore, September 21 Even though the BJP in Karnataka tabled the Karnataka Religious Structures (Protection) Bill 2021 in the Legislature, the issue of temple demolition is expected to dominate Tuesday’s session. Congress is ready to launch an attack on the BJP, questioning its commitment to protect the temples. Congress attacked the government for rising inflation […]

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Senate hosts weekend sprint on infrastructure before recess | Politics

The Senate rushes to complete its remaining work on the trillion-dollar bipartisan infrastructure package over the weekend as Democrats seek to tackle other key priorities like the budget deal in a ambitious push ahead of the looming vacation. After an unsuccessful and hours-long attempt to conclude the infrastructure bill on Thursday evening, the upper house […]

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Emotional Philadelphia DA Larry Krasner calls on legislature to end cash bond after another violent weekend – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Philadelphia is on its way to breaking records. To date, there has been a 33% increase in homicides from 2020. Victims of violent crime are getting younger. According to city data, 123 gunshot victims this year were under the age of 18. READ MORE: Personal information of Jefferson Health cancer patients compromised […]

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Puerto Ricans fear power cuts during hurricane season

With less than two months to go into the peak of hurricane season, many Puerto Ricans are concerned about the stability of the island’s power grid, a troubled system that left millions without power during Hurricane Maria . After suffering multiple natural disasters in recent years, including two hurricanes and thousands of earthquakes, the island’s […]

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Manitoba Minister of Indigenous Relations Resigns Cabinet After Premier’s Comments on Colonial History

Eileen Clarke resigned as Minister of Indigenous and Northern Relations for Manitoba after Premier Brian Pallister made comments last week suggesting that the colonization of Canada was done with good intentions. Clarke confirmed her resignation on Wednesday morning and said Pallister’s comments were a factor in that decision, although she did not specify which comments. […]

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Experts to investigate technical reasons for World Trade Center Puerto Rico condominium collapse Hurricane Maria Missouri Experts

A team of technical experts from the federal government and outside specialists will collect building material samples and study soil conditions to determine the technical reasons for a South Florida condominium collapse, have officials announced Wednesday. The team assembled by the National Institute of Standards and Technology will gather evidence and analyze data to determine […]

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Delta variant brings death toll in South Africa to over 60,000 – latest updates

The new coronavirus has infected more than 182 million people and killed more than 3.9 million. Here are the latest developments related to Covid for June 29: Undertakers wearing personal protective equipment carry a coffin during the funeral of a COVID-19 victim at Olifantsvlei cemetery, southwest of Joburg, South Africa, January 6, 2021 (Reuters) Tuesday […]