Month: April 2021

The “good boy” who died for political change in Chad

A printed sheet of paper bearing a photo of Adoussouma hung on the crumbling wall of the Komeissou family home in N’Djamena, the capital of Chad, marking his death on Tuesday during protests against the new military junta. The young…

Legal Marijuana Now Becomes an Official Political Party in Nebraska

Nebraska Secretary of State Bob Evnen has given Legal Marijuana Now (LMN) the green light to begin operations as a political party in the state, the Associated Press reports. Evnen said the party can now register candidates in the 2022…

May 1 election will bring political change to Fort Worth for the first time in years

Each member of Fort Worth City Council was re-elected in 2019. There has been no change in membership. This year, with the mayor’s seat and three other council seats wide open, there is room for a transformation in the city’s…

Letter: County commissioners must represent their districts, not a political party

Responding to the COVID restrictions, Grand County Commissioner Kris Manguso said, “We really are a Republican county … the three of us are sitting here anyway, and I would really like us to see each other consider ourselves. open until…

Mass prosecutions send chills across Hong Kong political spectrum – the Diplomat

Advertising If you believe the Chinese government, Benny Tai is a mastermind and the main offender, guilty of plotting to subvert the power of the Chinese state. He had a rebellious history dating back to the 2013 Occupy Central protests….

How a change in West Bengal Raiganj since 2016 reflects political change in the state

A streak of five consecutive electoral victories starting in 1996 and the latest with an outright 59% vote share in 2016. That’s how dominant Congress has been in Raiganj constituency, West Bengal, all these years. . In fact, out of…

Government faces opposition to certification of Covid status from all political backgrounds

Credit: CROFT MALCOLM CROFT / PA Archive / PA Images The government is being urged to make big changes to its vaccination passport plans or face defeat in the Commons by opposition parties. Labor and the Scottish National Party have…

“Pipili’s by-election will be the harbinger of political change” – The New Indian Express

Through Express news service BHUBANEWAR: Odisha, in charge of BJP Daggubati Purandeswari, on Thursday launched the election campaign in the Pipili Assembly constituency for party candidate Ashrit Pattanayak with a call to voters for a change as the ruling BJD…

Utah Minority Political Parties Welcome Oaks Speech Challenging Belief Latter-Day Saints Should Be Republicans

The Church leader said in General Conference that “we should never say that a faithful Latter-day Saint cannot belong to a particular party or vote for a particular candidate.” (Photo courtesy The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) President…

Leaders from all walks of life unite to condemn horrific attack on CRPF by Naxals in Chhattisgarh

Several political leaders condemned the major Maoist attack on the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Bijapur, Chhattisgarh, in which 23 staff were killed. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister of Interior Amit Shah. Congress President Sonia Gandhi and Kerala…