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Legendary crusading liberal magazine Texas Observer is closing and laying off its staff

Raw Story 27 Mar 2023
Through the entirety of its operation, the Observer earned a hard-fought reputation for pulling no punches with the state’s political echelon — and telling richly written stories about race, poverty and classism that mainstream news outlets ignored, overlooked or under-reported.

All eyes are on Supreme Court, says PTI

The News International 27 Mar 2023
He alluded that he had not witnessed a worse treatment of political workers, adding that women were being harassed inside their homes ... During the presser, the former information minister accused Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah of “operating a gang” while questioning him about his politics.

Saudi Arabia’s ‘vision and generosity are very well-suited’ to WHO’s work on global health issues, ...

Arab News 27 Mar 2023
Often, people at risk and in need are in environments that are the subject of intense political debate or literally in the crossfire of conflict. This is one of the reasons why WHO’s work is so important, as it operates everywhere ... Hence, all the world’s governments participate in the operations and governance of WHO.

DeSantis team welcomes contrast with Trump 'chaos' candidacy

News-Press Now 27 Mar 2023
The politics are murky at best ... That’s not how he’s operated in Florida politics to this point,” said Matt Caldwell, a former state representative who shared the statewide ballot with DeSantis in 2018 as a candidate for state agriculture commissioner.

NLC Picketing of CBN Headquarters, Branches

This Day 27 Mar 2023
Olufemi Awoyemi. “The fiercest and most accomplished military generals are those that win wars without firing weapons because ultimately all battles end up at the negotiation table ... Background ... Chart 1. ... Table 1. ... Chart 2. ... Loss of confidence in the CBN,Negative impact on credit rating,Political instability, andDisruption of Central Bank’s operations ... .

China's chance to reshape the Middle East depends on Iran

The National 26 Mar 2023
He also made a distinction between co-operation between two countries with shared political outlooks, especially vis-a-vis the West, and appearing as though they are converging towards unity. Mr Xi and Russian President Vladimir Putin agreed on the broad outlines of co-operation in international forums such as the UN and the G20.

Protracted stalemate will pressure Ukraine to negotiate

Ekathimerini 26 Mar 2023
It is quite diminished now in major party politics, despite continued Russian informational operations and some sympathies across European far-left and far-right parties ... Its full-scale invasion and attempt to take Kyiv went well beyond predictions of an assault on the Donbas or some sort of limited operation.

Andrew Tyrie sounds the alarm: You CAN'T stop boom and bust - we have to ...

The Daily Mail 26 Mar 2023
He believes 'a decline in standards' links the 2008 financial crisis with the state of political discourse today ... 'We were engaged in a clean-up operation on standards,' he recalls. 'Now the political community of both major parties is rightly engaged in a clean-up operation of political discourse ... That is exactly what has been at stake in politics.'.

Labour vows to ‘secure BBC’s independence’ after Lineker row

The Guardian 26 Mar 2023
Rows about the football pundit’s tweets and the appointment of a Tory donor as chairman have prompted concerns about political pressures on the ...

Prayut kicks off reelection campaign

The Manila Times 26 Mar 2023
Thailand's Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Saturday officially accepted his party's nomination as its main candidate to keep the job in promising to build a new political climate that does away with decades of conflict ... Prayut also faces a challenge from Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan, who is known as a formidable political operator.

PTI leader terms coming week 'turning point' in Pakistan's history

The News International 26 Mar 2023
The politician insisted that there is no way in Pakistan except to implement the Constitution while commenting on the ongoing political crisis in the country. During the presser, the former information minister accused Interior Minister Rana Sanaullah of “operating a gang” while questioning him about his politics.

Public-employee unions trample our public services

Daily Breeze 26 Mar 2023
The reason is everyone is politely avoiding the giant pachyderm ... Police and fire unions are the best-funded and most muscular political players at the local level ... Imagine running a business where the employees could immediately quash any proposal that might help consumers or reduce operating costs.

With no guardrails, Putin’s war needs ‘a golden bridge to retreat’

The Hill 26 Mar 2023
... law; our society would resist a military operation aimed at a land grab from another sovereign nation; and our political leadership would need to concurrently produce battlefield results and preserve the economic welfare of the voting public or face electoral defeat.  .

Decolonizing our conception of conflict in Papua

The Jakarta Post 26 Mar 2023
It has been more than a month since Mehrtens was taken hostage by armed Papuan separatists operating under Egianus Kogoya. Without any clues about the pilot’s release, the rebels’ political leverage is coming to the fore with a set of demands ... We accept. Register to read 3 premium articles for free ... login ... .

Bipartisan calls for a crackdown on 'imminent threat' TikTok following contentious House hearing with Chinese ...

The Daily Mail 26 Mar 2023
Democratic Rep ... Rep ... 'Good policy makes good politics.' ... And at the end of the day, that could be an American company, that could be a Brazilian company, that could be an Indian company – all those companies operate within a set of rules –'. Brennan cut-in to ask Warner if he's worried about 'political costs' of banning the social media app ... .