Month: August 2021

Repression of Chinese culture a sign of “profound” political change – commentary

SHANGHAI, Aug.31 (Reuters) – China’s crackdown on celebrity culture and its drive to subdue internet giants is a sign of the “deep” political changes underway in the country, a prominent blogger said in an article widely disseminated in state media….

Former IPS officer Amitabh Thakur to launch political party ahead of polls UP – The New Indian Express

Through PTI LUCKNOW: Ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, former IPS official Amitabh Thakur said on Friday he would form a new political party soon. “After consulting my supporters and sympathizers, I decided to create a new political…

Former IPS officer Amitabh Thakur to launch political party ahead of Uttar Pradesh elections

“The proposed name of his new outfit is Adhikar Sena,” he said and asked his supporters to suggest more names as well as the purpose, mission and structure of the party. Ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, former…

Former IPS officer Amitabh Thakur to float political party ahead of UP polls

Ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh assembly elections, former IPS official Amitabh Thakur said on Friday he would form a new political party soon. “After consulting my supporters and sympathizers, I decided to create a new political party,” Thakur said…

Why are we ruled by fools of political parties – as well as unelected MPs?

Some time ago I learned a valuable lesson. At one of our annual Summer Sounds Symposia, bringing together people from all political backgrounds, Dr Gerrit van der Lingen was the keynote speaker. A world authority in his field, he has…

Why are we ruled by fools of political parties – as well as unelected MPs?

Some time ago I learned a valuable lesson. At one of our annual Summer Sounds Symposia, bringing together people from all political backgrounds, Dr Gerrit van der Lingen was the keynote speaker. A world authority in his field, he has…

In Ethiopia, humanitarian aid has become a political issue | D + C

The conflict in northern Ethiopia continues to escalate in a vicious cycle of mutual mistrust and violence. The unrest is spreading to other parts of the country and to other segments of the population. Interventions by external parties have so…

Meet the first trans person to run for a UK political party leader

Tamsin Omond at a protest against the Extinction Rebellion 2020 Photo: PA Images / Alamy Stock Photo When Green Party co-leaders Jonathan Bartley and Sian Berry resigned in July, Berry citing internal party of the Transphobia Party as one of…

Pundits expect little political change on the Prairies

Liberal candidate Ralph Goodale marks his voter card at Marion McVeety Elementary School in his constituency of Wascana on Tuesday October 14, 2008 in Regina. Federal elections are not expected to produce much change in the Prairie provinces, but some…

COVID has become a political issue, but it’s a public health crisis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – In Wednesday’s ransom note: I don’t have a good idea of ​​where we’re headed regarding face masks, and honestly, I don’t understand why it’s such a hot issue. People seriously claim that masks don’t work despite a…