Month: July 2021

‘Freedom’ activists aim to harness anger against new political party

Mr. Rozman, party chairman, said Saturday age discussions on electoral strategy – including with like-minded parties – were ongoing, but any announcement would be premature. Experts say these ambitions can be fanciful. Bringing together those frustrated by Australia’s willingness to…

In Singapore, backlash against foreign workers becomes hot political topic

Foreign workers in Singapore | Photographer: Wei Leng Tay | Bloomberg Text size: A- A + Singapore’s success as a financial hub has long been linked to its openness to global talent. But as the city-state struggles to recover from…

Abortion is not a political issue | News, Sports, Jobs

For the publisher: Whether abortion is good or bad, the subject has no place in politics. But churches and Republicans keep trying to make it a political issue. It is your right to have the biblical opinion that women should…

Colacem controversy becomes partisan political issue

The Colacem cement project near L’Orignal is shaping up to be a political issue among local federal and provincial politicians. On June 30, Superior Court judge Patrick Boucher dismissed Action Champlain’s request that the Town Planning Appeal Tribunal’s decision in…

Leaders from all walks of life grieved by the Kishtwar incident

Srinagar: Political leaders from different parties today expressed their deep sorrow and sadness at the deaths in a downpour that hit Kishtwar. Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President, Member of Parliament from Srinagar, Dr Farooq Abdullah, said: “I am deeply…

Anniversary of APJ Abdul Kalam’s death in 2021: Leaders from all walks of life pay tribute to India’s ‘missile man’

New Delhi, July 27: Today marks the anniversary of the death of APJ Abdul Kalam. An aerospace scientist by profession, Avul Pakir Jainulabdeen Abdul Kalam was the 11th President of India. On the anniversary of the death of Abdul Kalam,…

Getting vaccinated against COVID has “become a political issue”

Many people are concerned that the government will force them to get the COVID-19 vaccine, but it’s starting to be more likely that your employer will need a vaccine, especially if you work in the healthcare industry. Professor UW: Facebook…

India: making the Bangladeshi border a political issue | Asia | An in-depth look at current events from across the continent | DW

Although people have always crossed from Bangladesh to India, the issue has become a much more central topic since Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) came to power in 2014. It was the BJP that initiated a new Indian citizenship…

Ahead of peace talks, NPF joins ruling Nagaland government

Kohima: Ahead of the crucial central committee meeting of Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio on the Naga political issue and peace talks with the NSCN-IM and the Naga National Political Groups (NNPG), the main opposition party in Nagaland – the…

Cubans’ calls for political change are louder than ever: “Not about the embargo”

MIAMI – As Cubans took to the streets to protest in numbers unheard of since before the 1959 Revolution, Cuban Americans dispute the idea that the protests are mere economic frustration. While Cubans expressed their anger at food and medicine…