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Halsey responds to fans who left the con...

PHOENIX – Halsey doubled down on his support for abortion rights on Wednesday while responding to fans who left upset at his Sunday night concert at PhoenixArizona. That night, Halsey criticized the Supreme Court’s recent decision to overturn Roe vs. Wadeprompting some fans to quit the show. The 27-year-old singer, who uses the pronouns she/they, […]

Stamas Statement on State Budget for Fis...

LANSING, Michigan— Jim Stamas, Chairman of the Senate Appropriations CommitteeR-Midland, released the following statement after the Senate finalized a state budget plan for fiscal year 2023 that increases funding for K-12 schools, reduces debt and saves resources to provide tax relief to everyone in Michigan: “This is a responsible budget that uses our taxpayers’ money […]

Quebecers File Lawsuit Against Governor ...

Mary Simon is sworn in as Canada’s first Indigenous Governor General during a ceremony in the Senate Chamber in Ottawa on July 26, 2021.BLAIR GABLE/X02562 A group of Quebecers have filed a legal challenge to Mary Simon’s nomination as governor general on the grounds that her inability to speak French violates constitutional requirements for official […]

WATCH: Representative Liz Cheney present...

Rep. Liz Cheney will deliver the “Time for Choose” speech on Wednesday, June 29, 2022. (YouTube screenshot) CASPER, Wyo.– U.S. Representative Liz Cheney is set to deliver her “Time to Choose” speech at 7 p.m. from the Presidential Library and Ronald Reagan Museum in Simi Valley, Calif. The speech, available here via livestream, is part […]

Governor Stitt issues statement on SCOTU...

OKLAHOMA CITY, Okla. (KNWA/KFTA) — On Wednesday, June 29, the Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that Oklahoma can prosecute non-Native Americans for crimes committed on tribal lands when the victim is Native American. The decision reduced the 2020 High Court ruling that much of the east of the state remains a Native American reservation. Governor Kevin […]

Governor General admits announcement was...

The Governor General has apologized for providing testimony for a construction company that has completed renovations to his private home. The Queen’s representative in Australia has admitted he “made a mistake” by agreeing to give a testimonial for a construction company which was posted on Instagram. Governor General David Hurley and his wife Linda Hurley […]

LIVE RESULTS: Primary election for gover...

Tuesday’s primary election includes races for important seats, from U.S. senator to county commissioner. As preliminary results start rolling in after polls close at 7 p.m. Tuesday, check here for live updates on Oklahoma racing. All numbers are unofficial results from the Oklahoma State Board of Elections. Governor Four Republicans and two Democrats face off […]

UN Human Rights Council 50: UK Statement...

Thank you Mr President, The UK welcomes today’s discussion. The UK is committed to unlocking the opportunities offered by existing and emerging digital technologies. If developed responsibly and with the necessary safeguards in place, new technologies can enable major advances in tackling global and social challenges – from pandemic preparedness to improving quality education for […]

Van Hollen’s Statement on the President’

June 26, 2022 Today, U.S. Senator Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.), a member of the Senate Foreign Relations and Appropriations Committee, released the following statement regarding President Biden’s announced new infrastructure and investment partnership (PGII): “I commend President Biden and his team for developing this initiative to work with other G7 democracies to address the vast […]

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Photo credit: IANS IANSLive New Delhi, June 26 (IANS) The ongoing struggle in Maharashtra between Shiv Sena rebel leader Eknath Shinde’s faction and Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray is about to reach an intriguing climax, where the role of the governor is extremely crucial in establishing political stability in the state. Apparently, the odds are stacked […]

‘It’s Embarrassing’ – Netizens React As

One of the candidates for the governorship of Osun State, Ademola Adelekediscussed following a radio interview. According to a Twitter user identified as @LatmanCity, the future governor gave an interview after months of public pressure over his plans for Osun State. Ademola Adeleke, however, did not come across the quality of many following the reading […]

Statement from Governor Ducey on the con...

PHOENIX – Governor Doug Ducey today issued the following statement following the conclusion of the 2022 Arizona Legislature: “Over the past eight years, I have worked hand-in-hand with the good women and men of the Arizona Legislature to address the challenges facing our state and enact policies to position Arizona as the land of opportunities. […]

Free speech events planned for tonight

June 24, 2022 5:56 p.m. Follow @PortlandPolice Tonight, focused in downtown Portland, we anticipate First Amendment rallies taking place related to important issues. The Portland Police Bureau is here to protect First Amendment rallies by helping to keep the peace for everyone involved. There are several events scheduled for this afternoon and tonight in downtown […]

Governor Pritzker convenes a special ses...

ILLINOIS (KFVS) – Governor JB Pritzker called a special session on reproductive health rights in Illinois on Friday, June 24. It will be at 10:30 a.m. at Howard Brown Health in Chicago. You can also watch live here. This follows news Friday morning that the Supreme Court overturned Roe v. Wade. The governor released this […]

First lady Jill Biden calls for unity du...

WEST PALM BEACH Florida First Lady Jill Biden issued a call for unity Thursday just 4 miles from former President Donald Trump’s perennial home in Mar-a-Lago and the Republican Governor’s lot Ron DeSantis, one of her husband’s most vocal critics. The first lady was promoting the Biden administration’s cancer initiative, which she called a “key […]

Statement on the Beach Bulletin 2021-202...

June 23, 2022 1:46 p.m. The City of Santa Monica is thrilled to see that several of our beaches have received top marks in Heal the Bay’s Beach Bulletin 2021-2022. The city recognizes the real challenges of limiting bird droppings at the Santa Monica Pier – the main source of pollution in the waters surrounding […]

Latest news on the Russia-Ukraine war: l...

There is constant bloody fighting in and around a key eastern city, as Russia fights to encircle Ukrainian troops there. In the northeast, a barrage of strikes on civilians means a rising death toll, with local leaders predicting a protracted conflict. Here are more updates from across the country: Severodonetsk: “Hellish battles” are underway in […]

The Governor General serves the Whānau a

Thursday, June 23, 2022, 12:55 p.m.Press release: Kitchen Soup Compassion A warm welcome greeted the Governor General of New Zealand, Dame Cindy Kiro, as she visited the Compassion Soup Kitchen on Saturday June 18. As a volunteer with whānau guests who came for a hot meal, the Governor General’s visit coincided with the celebration of […]

Political pioneer? Youngkin to deliver ...

With Virginia’s budget finally wrapped up and the General Assembly out of Richmond for the summer, Gov. Glenn Youngkin picked an auspicious time for a seasonal trip to speak to fellow Republicans on the Great Plains. Youngkin will deliver the keynote address at the Nebraska Republican Party Convention, which meets July 8-9 in Kearney, Neb., […]

ProMIS Neurosciences Announces Filing of...

Enter Wall Street with StreetInsider Premium. Claim your one week free trial here. TORONTO, Ontario and CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts, June 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ProMIS Neurosciences Inc. (TSX: PMN) (OTCQB: ARFXF) (“ProMIS” or the “Company”), a discovery-focused biotechnology company and the development of therapeutic antibodies targeting misfolded proteins such as toxic oligomers, implicated in the […]

Eknath Shinde Feud with Raut, Uddhav Ove...

Read more The assembly is not in their favour. “40 Shiv Sena deputies are present here. We will follow and carry forward Bala Saheb’s Hindutva agenda,” said Shinde, who is also likely to return to Mumbai and go to Raj Bhavan. Meanwhile, Shiv Sena leader and Maharashtra chief minister Uddhav Thackeray called a 1 p.m. […]

Joint Statement on National Indigenous P...

Joint statement Victoria Tuesday, June 21, 2022 7:00 a.m. Premier John Horgan and Murray Rankin, Minister of Indigenous Relations and Reconciliation, issued the following statement on National Indigenous Peoples Day: “On National Indigenous Peoples Day, we celebrate the Indigenous peoples who have lived on this land for countless generations and will do so for generations […]

Speech neutralized at school | WORLD

A national religious freedom and free speech law firm intervened earlier this month on behalf of students at a Utah high school after school officials attempted to terminate to an event because of an unpopular message. According to the letter sent by Alliance Defending Freedom, a vice principal at Copper Hills High School in Salt […]

Latest news on Russia and the war in Ukr...

Russian Journalist Auctions Nobel Peace Prize for $103.5 Million to Benefit Ukraine Dmitry Muratov, the Russian editor of the independent newspaper Novaya Gazeta, auctioned off his Nobel Peace Prize gold medal on Monday for a whopping $103.5 million to benefit children displaced by war in Ukraine. The medal was sold to an as yet unidentified […]

In Mysuru, PM Modi’s full speech on the

Leading the main fitness event against the backdrop of the iconic Mysuru Palace, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent his greetings on the eighth International Day of Yoga on Tuesday. Thousands of people joined the Prime Minister at the mass yoga demonstration in the city, alongside Governor Thaawarchand Gehlot, Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai, Union Minister […]

Minister’s Statement on World Refugee Da

Nathan Cullen, Minister of Municipal Affairs, issued the following statement to mark World Refugee Day on Monday, June 20, 2022: “Most British Columbians cannot begin to understand the hardships and challenges refugees have overcome to seek safety in our province. Sometimes taking only the things they can carry, fleeing in the dead of night or […]

LIVE stock market updates: Sensex, Nifty...

Markets are expected to remain jittery amid elevated price pressures and fears that monetary tightening in a number of countries will portend further losses. On the open, Sensex was up 136.56 points at 51,496.98, while the wider Nifty was up 32.80 points at 15,326.30. Jun 20 2022, 09:41:00 IST Top winners/losers on Sensex so far […]

Biodun Oyebanji’s full speech on the ele

Following his victory in the gubernatorial elections of Ekiti State held on Saturday, June 18, 2022, Governor-elect and flag bearer of the ruling All Progressives Congress party, Biodun Oyebanji, on Sunday released a statement concerning the ballot which has just ended. Below is Oyebanji’s full speech: Ekiti kete, have a nice day. It is a […]

Statement by Governor Edwards on the fai...

Today, Governor John Bel Edwards released the following statement on the Louisiana Legislature’s failure to draw a majority-majority African-American second congressional district, as ordered by the Intermediate States District Court -United. Governor Edwards said: “It is disappointing that after every opportunity to do the right thing and create a majority-majority African-American Second Congressional District, as […]

Ukraine Live News, Russia- Ukraine Today...

As the war in eastern Ukraine rages on, Kyiv received a major boost when the European Union recommended that she become a candidate to join the bloc, in what would be a dramatic geopolitical shift after the invasion of Russia. EU leaders are expected to endorse the EU executive’s recommendations for Ukraine and neighboring Moldova, […]

Lieutenant Governor’s Speech at Maharaja

Lieutenant Governor’s Speech at Maharaja Gulab Singh’s 200th Raj Tilak Celebrations It is a great privilege for me to be part of Maharaja Gulab Singh’s 200th Raj Tilak celebrations. There have been very few kings in pre-partition India who are not known by the boundaries of their kingdom but because of the vastness […]

I will soon make a statement on Abia’s p

The outgoing Governor of Abia State and Senator representing Abia Central, Senator Theodore Orji has said that he will make a statement on Abia policy soon. The former governor, who revealed this in a press release made available to Umuahia journalists, said that “in the coming days, Abians will hear from me”. The senator is […]

Breaking News LIVE: UK government approv...

The Ministry of Defense said on Thursday that the government had granted a one-time waiver of the upper age limit for the “Agnipath” program by extending it to 23 from 21. The decision was taken as no recruitment had taken place for the past two years, the ministry said at a time when nationwide protests […]

Social Security Administration: New Repo...

If you have a personal my Social Security account, you can view your Social Security statement online to learn about your future benefits and recent earnings history. The statement includes fact sheets that provide useful information based on your age group and income situation. Recently, we published a new fact sheet specifically for […]

UF responded well to free speech allegat...

The group that accredits the University of Florida said Thursday that the school has stood by its principles, acted with integrity and taken adequate steps over the past five months to protect academic freedom. The Association of Southern Colleges and Schools, which accredits the universities of the Southeast, launched an investigation in November after reading […]

Statement from the Governor General on t...

Rideau Hall released a statement saying Governor General Mary Simon “shares the public’s concern” over a $93,000 catering bill that her delegation racked up on a government plane while on a work trip to Middle East. Rideau Hall spokeswoman Natalie Babin Dufresne said in a statement shared with Radio-Canada News on June 16 that the […]

Hate speech, IPC Sec 295A, and how the c...

Debate surrounding comments by BJP spokespersons Nupur Sharma and Naveen Jindal shed light on the law which deals with criticism or insult of religion. The provisions of the Indian Penal Code (IPC), mainly Section 295A, define the contours of freedom of expression and its limits in relation to religion-related offences. India does not have a […]

Joint statement from UK MOD, US DOD and ...

The United States, United Kingdom and Germany are deeply committed to supporting Ukraine as it defends itself against Russia’s unprovoked invasion. Russia has shifted its attention to the Donbass region, where it is engaging in a systematic barrage of long-range rockets and artillery against Ukrainian defensive military positions and civilian infrastructure. To help Ukraine defend […]

10th result today on Keralaresults.nic.i...

Kerala SSLC result 2022 today, live updates here Kerala 10th result 2022: Kerala Pareeksha Bhavan will declare Class 10 results for the Secondary School Leaving Certificate (SSLC) Examinations 2022 today, 15th June. The SSLC 2022 Kerala result will be announced at 3 p.m. for around 4.26 lakh students. SSLC Kerala result 2022 official sites – […]

Governor General and entourage rack up $...

Governor General Mary Simon and her guests racked up a catering bill of nearly $100,000 while flying to and from the Middle East from March 16-24. According to a question on the order paper asked by Tory MP Michael Barrett, Simon and his 29 guests, who traveled to London, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait […]

Statement by Press Secretary Karine Jean...

President Joseph R. Biden, Jr. will travel to the Middle East region July 13-16 to reinforce the United States’ unwavering commitment to Israel’s security and prosperity and to attend a summit of the Gulf Cooperation Council plus Egypt, Iraq and Jordan (known as GCC+3). He will also meet with counterparts from across the region to […]

Harris takes on GOP-led states in speech...

Vice President Harris slammed Republican-led states that have passed dozens of laws targeting LGBTQ youth during a speech at a Capital Pride Festival in DC on Sunday. “No one should be afraid to go to a nightclub lest a terrorist try to shoot them,” Harris said on Sunday, which also marked the sixth anniversary of […]

Idaho Governor Brad Little issues statem...

June 12, 2022 2:32 p.m. Job : June 12, 2022 2:32 p.m. Updated: June 12, 2022 7:05 p.m. Idaho Governor Brad Little released a statement regarding Saturday’s events in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. The governor posted a graphic on his Twitter account, with the title of the graphic reading: “Bullying, scare tactics and violence have no […]

Statement by the Prime Minister on his m...

Prime Minister John Horgan issued the following statement during his trip to Tahltan Territory: “Over the past two days, I have had the opportunity to meet with leaders from the central government of Tahltan, the Iskut Band and the Tahltan Band. I was joined by Bruce Ralston, Minister of Energy, Mines and Low Carbon Innovation, […]

Russian bombardments near Kharkiv “very

Fighting in a key town in eastern Ukraine remained intense, with street fighting erupting for every home and Russian shelling on the outskirts of Ukraine’s second-largest city hospitalizing at least two civilians, officials said Friday. Luhansk Governor Serhiy Haidai said Friday that Ukrainian troops were holding an industrial zone in the city of Sievierodonetsk, which […]

2022 Queen’s Birthday Celebration in Nai

Our Guest of Honour, Cabinet Secretary for Health, Honorable Mutahi Kagwe, Excellencies, Distinguished Guests, Ladies and Gentlemen, All protocols are being followed. Hamjambo I am delighted to welcome you all to this celebration of the Queen’s birthday. This year is a double celebration, as we not only mark Her Majesty’s 96th birthday, but also her […]

Read an excerpt from Bennie Thompson’s o

Tonight’s opening statement from Representative Bennie Thompson of Mississippi, chairman of the House committee investigating the Capitol riot, will include the following excerpt: “We cannot sweep what happened under the rug. The American people deserve answers. So I come before you tonight not as a Democrat but as an American who has sworn an oath […]

Live Updates | Russia says it hit base ...

MOSCOW — The Russian Defense Ministry said it used air-launched missiles to destroy a Ukrainian military base where foreign fighters were allegedly trained. Ministry spokesman Igor Konashenkov said on Thursday the training center was in the Zhytomyr region of central Ukraine, about 125 kilometers (75 miles) west of Kyiv. There was no immediate comment from […]

Human suffering in areas temporarily con...

Thank you, Mr. President, and thank you to Mr. Samoilenko for briefing the Permanent Council today on the devastating consequences of Russia’s illegal invasion on Kherson and its people. It is with heavy hearts that we continue to hear of civilian deaths and injuries; children left without parents and parents who lose their children. We […]

Zimmerman: Fight hate with words, not ce...

(TNS) — The man accused of killing 10 African Americans at a supermarket in Buffalo, New York, was violently anti-Semitic and racist. Indeed, he blamed Jews for the so-called “great replacement” – a belief based on a racist conspiracy theory that non-whites are used to replace whites. “Jews are the biggest problem the western world […]

Ex-Governor General to Help Lead Dilwort...

House Speaker Trevor Mallard dodged questions about his handling of the parliamentary protest earlier this year. Mallard appeared before a select committee yesterday, ostensibly to answer questions about Parliament’s budget for 2022. But, as the two RNZ and news center detailed, he was mainly questioned by opposition MPs about his decisions regarding the anti-mandate occupation. […]

Ex-Governor General to Help Lead Dilwort...

House Speaker Trevor Mallard dodged questions about his handling of the parliamentary protest earlier this year. Mallard appeared before a select committee yesterday, ostensibly to answer questions about Parliament’s budget for 2022. But, as the two RNZ and news center detailed, he was mainly questioned by opposition MPs about his decisions regarding the anti-mandate occupation. […]

Dilworth School: Former Governor General...

Former Governor General Dame Silvia Cartwright will lead the inquiry into historical sexual abuse at Dilworth School in Auckland. The former High Court and District Court judge was recently admitted to the Order of New Zealand. She will be accompanied by human rights lawyer Frances Joychild QC. A statement from Dilworth School says the pair […]

Live updates on finances and payments in...

FTC returns money to consumers recovered from mortgage relief scam The Federal Trade Commission recovered $164,000 from fake mortgage relief scam in 2016 who falsely told homeowners they could be saved from foreclosure and receive financial rewards. The program was operated as Brookstone Law and Advantis Law which charged consumers $895 or more for a […]

Gun control: Matthew McConaughey deliver...

The massacre at an elementary school in Uvalde, Texas, in which 21 people died, touched Matthew McConaughey very closely. It was in this Texas town where the Oscar-winning actor was born 52 years ago, and the place he returned to last week to speak with relatives of the shooter’s victims, an 18-year-old named Salvador Ramos […]

Ministers statement on 619 lives lost du...

Mike Farnworth, Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General, and Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, released the following statement regarding the BC Coroners Service Review of Heat-Related Deaths in BC in Summer 2021 report: “We are saddened by the confirmation that 619 people lost their lives to heat during the unprecedented summer 2021 heat dome. […]

Latest news on Ukraine and Russia: live ...

Far from Ukraine’s beleaguered eastern front, a new struggle is being waged – not from the trenches, but in leafy side streets and wide avenues. This is where the enemy is called Pavlov. Or Tchaikovsky. Or Catherine the Great. Across Ukraine, officials are launching projects to, as they say, “decolonize” their cities. The streets and […]

Governor General and Air Canada CEO Trig...

Canada’s official languages ​​commissioner said Tuesday that his office received a “tidal wave” of complaints last year, sparked by the appointment of a governor general who is not fluent in French and a speech in English only spoken by the CEO of Air Canada. The office received 5,409 complaints in the 2021-2022 period, compared to […]

The 2022 Governor General’s Medals show

2022 Governor General’s Medals in Architecture Recipient: Tom Patterson Theatre, Stratford, Ont., by Hariri Pontarini Architects.SCOTT NORSWORTHY In Old Town Galt, Ontario, a beautiful contemporary building unexpectedly landed on Main Street a few years ago. Glass pavilions flank a stony 1890s post office, defining a new library branch that combines children’s books, creative spaces, and […]

Why I Didn’t Sign the Northern Governors

Governor of Kwara State, Abdul Rahman Abdul Rasaksaid he supported the northern governors’ resolve to rotate power south. Mr AbdulRasak, whose signature was missing from the statement signed by 10 of the governors, said he was unable to physically sign it initially because he was at a family event. He, however, said he subsequently signed […]

2020 Wheeling Park High School Speech Te...

A plaque honoring the seniors of the 2020 Wheeling Park High School speech team now sits in a display case at the school alongside other speech team trophies. Wheeling Park High School’s speech team may have won 42 consecutive state championships since 1979, but until recently there was a blank spot on the wall where […]

Andhra Pradesh 10th result on Bse.ap.gov...

Check AP SSC result on official websites – bie.ap.gov.in, bse.ap.gov.in Image credit: shutterstock.com New Delhi: AP SSC 2022 live score: The Andhra Pradesh Secondary School Certificate (SSC) or Class 10 result for the 2022 Board Examination will be announced today, 6th June. The result of the AP SSC exam is expected to be announced at […]

Russia-Ukraine Live News: Powerful explo...

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said the main church at Sviatohirsk Lavra, one of the holiest Orthodox Christian sites in the country, burned down following a Russian attack. He says street fighting continues in the city of Severodonetsk, where the situation remains “extremely difficult”. Serhiy Haidai, the governor of Luhansk province, said Ukrainian forces that previously […]

US Attorney Will Thompson releases state...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — United States Attorney Will Thompson released the following statement regarding Nicholas County Sheriff’s Deputy Tom Baker, who was fatally shot in the line of duty on Friday June 3, 2022, and Corporal J. Ellison, who was shot and wounded in the same incident. Last night, two officers from the Nicholas County Sheriff’s […]

Governor Abiodun never released a statem...

The Ogun state government said it had never issued a statement in response to Bola Ahmed Tinubu’s statement in Abeokuta on Thursday, a statement signed by Abdulwaheed Odusile, Information and Information Commissioner, said. The strategy. “The attention of the Ogun State Government has been drawn to comments allegedly made by Governor Dapo Abiodun in reaction […]

Russia has changed tactics in Ukraine, s...

Russia deploys reinforcements to Sievierodonetsk Germany not a suitable mediator in Ukraine conflict, says SPD MP Zelenskyy adviser says Russian troops changed tactics after massive casualties This article was last updated at UTC/GMT 11:16 Ukrainian adviser says war has entered new phase Russia’s tactics have changed on the battlefield, according to Ukrainian presidential adviser Mykhailo […]

Full speech by DP William Ruto after IEB...

Left to right: Senator Tharaka Nithi Kithure Kindiki, MP William Ruto and MP Mathira Rigathi Gachagua receive a certificate after Kenya Kwanza presidential couple clearance by IEBC on June 4, 2022. [Elvis Ogina, Standard] “I am delighted this morning (Saturday June 4, 2022) to receive the certificate that will allow Kenya Kwanza and myself to […]

Full speech: What Oyegun said to APC pre...

On Friday, June 3, the All Progressives Congress (APC) Presidential Selection Committee, chaired by the party’s former National Chairman and former Edo State Governor, John Odigie-Oyegun, delivered its report. Odigie-Oyegun announced during the presentation of the report that 13 contenders were cleared while the remaining 10 were disqualified. The APC Presidential Selection Committee chaired by […]

John Fetterman posts letter from cardiol...

BRADDOCK, Pa. — Lt. Governor and U.S. Senate candidate John Fetterman has released a letter from his cardiologist and a statement about his medical condition following a stroke he suffered last month. FRONT COVER: Lieutenant Governor John Fetterman suffers a stroke and remains hospitalized for observation Fetterman’s stroke was caused by a clot from his […]

Tulsa Hospital Shooting LIVE

PRESIDENT Joe Biden called for action tonight after Wednesday’s tragedy where five people, including the shooter, died in a shooting outside an Oklahoma hospital. In his speech, Biden called for a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines. The president says background checks and red flag laws need to increase and the age to buy […]

Russia must be held accountable for its ...

Thank you, Mr. Chairman. On February 24, the world watched in horror as Russia invaded Ukraine, a sovereign democratic state. Yesterday was International Children’s Day – I don’t even know where to begin to express the heartbreaking and heartbreaking impact this devastating Russian invasion is having on the most vulnerable in our society – children. […]

Statement of Congratulations from the Go...

Thursday, June 2, 2022, 11:45 a.m.Press release: government house As the New Zealand representative of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Queen of New Zealand, and on behalf of the people of Aotearoa New Zealand, I am delighted to extend my best wishes to Her Majesty as we celebrate the platinum jubilee of his reign. Few […]

Quarles officially launches bid for Kent...

GEORGETOWN, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky Agriculture Commissioner Ryan Quarles officially kicked off his 2023 gubernatorial campaign on Wednesday, noting his rural background and pledging to unify the state if he were elected. Quarles chose the courthouse plaza in his homeland of Scott County to begin pitching his platform and presenting himself to voters across the […]

Uhuru affirms Azimio’s support in Madara

NAIROBI, Kenya, June 1 – President Uhuru Kenyatta has gone all out to campaign once again for his preferred successor Raila Odinga, clearly symbolizing the idea that the August 9 political battle is a contest between running mates. President Kenyatta held up the gender card as bait when he asked the electorate to vote for […]

Minister’s Statement on Sea-to-Sky Trans

Statement Victoria Tuesday, May 31, 2022 7:00 PM Harry Bains, Minister for Labour, issued the following statement regarding the Sea-to-Sky transit labor dispute: “After recent discussions with both parties, I have appointed Vince Ready as a special mediator in the ongoing labor dispute involving Pacific Western Transit and Unifor Local 114. “Ready is a highly […]

Russian-Ukrainian War Live: Latest News

A French journalist from the BFM TV news channel was killed while covering evacuation efforts in Luhansk, French officials and the channel said on Monday. The journalist, Frederic Leclerc-Imhoff, “was in Ukraine to show the reality of war,” French President Emmanuel Macron said on Twitter. Serhiy Haidai, governor of Luhansk province, said the journalist was […]

Speech by Paul Beaudry, Deputy Governor ...

OTTAWA – On Thursday, June 2, 2022, Paul Beaudry, Deputy Governor of the Bank of Canada, will speak before the Gatineau Chamber of Commerce. Topic Economic Progress Report Time 11 a.m. (Eastern time) Square The speech will be delivered by videoconference. Lockdown At 9:15 a.m. (ET), journalists are invited to review copies of the […]

Statement by Secretary of Defense Lloyd ...

On Memorial Day, we come together as a nation to honor the brave Americans who lost their lives defending the nation they loved, and we mourn again alongside our dear Gold Star and surviving families. On this first Memorial Day since the end of America’s longest war, we remember the 2,461 American soldiers and servicemen […]

Ukraine Live News, Russia – Ukraine Toda

Russia Ukraine War Live, Mariupol Falls to Russia: As Russia claimed progress in its aim to take over the entirety of disputed eastern Ukraine, President Vladimir Putin tried to shake Europe’s will to punish his country with sanctions and continue to supply weapons that have supported the defense of Ukraine. The Russian Defense Ministry said […]

Marina Times – Renouncing freedom of exp

Somewhere between Elon Musk bullying Twitter into submission, the Biden administration launching a “misinformation board” and Florida Governor Ron DeSantis bullying Disney and gay people, the realization is starting to sink in. We are not doing very well with this freedom of expression. Too bad it’s a bit critical for us to do other things […]

Texas Governor Speaks After Murder of 19...

UVALDE, TX – The community of Uvalde, Texas is in shock after a deadly shooting at Robb Elementary School left 19 students and two teachers dead. Texas Governor Gret Abbott is scheduled to speak Friday at 4:30 p.m. ET regarding the shooting. It was recently revealed that nearly 20 officers waited in a hallway for […]

Dalton Delan: Free speech can always be ...

It seems so long ago, on Valentine’s Day 1989, that Ayatollah Khomeini issued a fatwa against Salmon Rushdie for blasphemy against Muhammad in the novel “The Satanic Verses”. Rushdie’s logorrhea offended me less mortally by failing my trusty five-page test. Despite my thumbs down, I will defend to the death Rushdie’s right to write, as […]

Statement from the Deputy Prime Minister...

Statement Victoria Thursday, May 26, 2022 6:10 PM Mike Farnworth, Deputy Premier and Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General, issued the following statement on workplace fatalities and injuries in Kamloops: “We are saddened to learn of a workplace fatality and multiple injuries in the Kamloops community earlier today. The circumstances surrounding the alleged ammonia […]

Michigan council weighs allegations of f...

The Michigan Board of State Solicitors is due to meet Thursday to determine who will appear on the ballot for the 2022 gubernatorial primary election in August after five GOP candidates allegedly failed to submit enough nomination signatures. Watch live at 9 a.m. in the video player above. Michigan’s Board of Elections reported Monday that […]

Director’s statement on the budget and e

This afternoon I briefed the press on the new Congressional Budget Office report, The budget and the economic outlook: 2022 to 2032. I made the following remarks. Thank you for joining me to talk about the federal budget and the economy. In the latest CBO projections, released today, the federal budget deficit in 2022 is […]

Cruz delivers speech explaining US natio...

WASHINGTON, DC — U.S. Senator Ted Cruz (R-Texas) gave a speech today explaining why he is voting for the Senate Ukraine Aid Bill this week. He gave several key reasons why a vote for Ukrainian aid is in the best interests of the United States: The bill includes nearly $9 billion to replenish US […]

Rep. Bowen: Statement on Governor Evers...

MILWAUKEE – In response to the announcement that Governor Tony Evers will invest an additional $2.2 million in violence prevention and community safety efforts in Milwaukee, State Rep. David Bowen (D-Milwaukee) said released the following statement: “I commend Governor Evers for once again doing the right thing for our communities by announcing an additional $2.2 […]

Speech delivered by the Governor General...

KAMLOOPS, B.C., May 23, 2022 /CNW/ – I am honored to be with you today and recognize that we are gathered on the territory of the Secwépemc Nation, specifically the territory of the Tk’emlúps te Secwépemc. I also open my heart to the survivors who are with us today, as well as to the families […]

Licypriya Kangujam delivers inaugural sp...

Dili: Among those present at the inauguration ceremony of East Timor’s new president, José Ramos-Horta, was a 10-year-old Indian climate activist. Licypriya Kangujam was invited as a special guest of honor for the Nobel Peace Prize laureate’s inauguration on Thursday, a day before Asia’s youngest country marks the 20th anniversary of its independence. She gives […]

Jeb Bush urges removal of ‘toxicity’ fro

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, who now heads a Coral Gables-based private investment firm, appeared before the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance’s mid-year meeting on Friday and urged an end to politics poisonous in America. Bush, a Republican who served as governor between 1999 and 2007, and who dropped out of a hard-fought primary campaign that […]

Governor Lee Kinyanjui – Election Decide

According to the county leader, the contest ended when the two main presidential candidates, Vice President William Ruto and ODM party leader Raila Odinga, chose their running mates. Odinga, who will pilot the Azimio ticket La Umoja One Kenya Alliance, settled on Martha Karua while Ruto chose MP Mathira Rigathi Gachagua as his deputy. Kinyanjui […]

1 dead, 44 injured as Whitmer signs emer...

Gaylord tornado that killed 1 and injured 44 leaves path of destruction First responders continue to work into the night after a devastating tornado hit the northern Michigan town of Gaylord on Friday. GAYLORD, Mich. (FOX2) – One person died and at least 44 injured after a rare tornado hit the town of Gaylord in […]

Premier Horgan greets Governor General M...

Press release Victoria Friday, May 20, 2022 1:35 p.m. Prime Minister John Horgan welcomed Their Excellencies the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canada, and Mr. Whit Fraser, on their first official visit to British Columbia. “It is an honor to welcome Canada’s first Indigenous Governor General to our province on behalf of all […]

Fuel retailers sue over ‘forced speech’

SPRINGFIELD – “Effective July 1, 2022, the State of Illinois suspended the fuel tax inflation adjustment until December 31, 2022. The price of this pump should reflect the suspension of the tax increase.” Both of these phrases can happen at a gas station near you – unless a trade group representing gas stations succeeds in […]

IDAHOBIT 2022: Joint Statement to the OS...

I make this statement on behalf of Canada, Iceland, Switzerland, the United Kingdom and my own country, Norway. We welcome May 17 as the International Day Against Homophobia, Biphobia, Intersexphobia and Transphobia (IDAHOBIT), a celebration of diversity and inclusion around the world. We fully endorse the IDAHOBIT Theme 2022 “Our bodies, our lives, our rights”. […]

Election Day 2022 Primary Live: Trump ra...

‘Super guy’: Trump backs Dr. Mehmet Oz in Republican primary for Senate race With nearly all of Tuesday’s key primary election results, Donald Trump took to Truth Social to baselessly suggest that mail-in ballots were fraudulent in Pennsylvania, where his Senate nominee Dr Mehmet Oz is locked up. in a close battle with the former […]

Kathy Hochul is wrong about hate speech

ALBANY — After Sunday’s racist massacre, Kathy Hochul blamed social media. The governor, speaking in Buffalo, said companies that own online platforms should do more to monitor their sites and alleged that too many are hotbeds for spreading conspiratorial hate. On these points, Hochul is probably right. But she also said this: “I fully understand […]

Statement by Press Secretary Karine Jean...

The Senate reached an important milestone today with the bipartisan agreement announced by Test Chair and Ranking Member Moran to advance the Sergeant First Class Heath Robinson honoring our PACT Act of 2022, their version of the Honoring Our Promise to Address Comprehensive Toxics (PACT) Act of 2022. President Biden has championed legislation to provide […]

Live updates on tonight’s primary electi

Republicans in Pennsylvania and North Carolina appeared poised Tuesday night to nominate candidates for key posts who have denied, disputed or questioned the 2020 presidential race, 18 months after Joseph R. Biden Jr.’s victory over Donald J. Trump in a Democratic election. . Senate races in both states and the gubernatorial race in Pennsylvania were […]

Statement by Governor Kathy Hochul durin...

Mon May 16, 2022 4:05 PM “Today I spoke with White House COVID-19 Coordinator Dr. Ashish Jha about the state of the pandemic and the administration’s preparedness plans to ensure states have the resources, supplies and distribution networks needed to handle potential surges across the country this summer and fall. “We know that tools such […]

Youth-led King’s Lynn climate change exh

Published: Monday, May 16, 2022 Posted on behalf of Collusion The young people have spoken Last Friday at Alive Corn Exchange, young people from King’s Lynn showed their interest and concern for the Earth and climate change. They played music and did live screenings – and unveiled their manifesto for a hope for a green […]

Alberta teacher’s “Keeping Tobacco Sacre

Content of the article An Alberta teacher has received national recognition for an educational initiative that gives students a hands-on appreciation of tobacco in Indigenous ceremonies. Content of the article Michel Blades Bird, a teacher at Elk Island Public Schools, is one of six recipients of the 2021 Governor General’s History Awards for Excellence in […]

Governor General’s History Awards: Winni

Two Winnipeg teachers and a Manitoba-born judge are among the recipients of this year’s Governor General’s History Awards. The awards are the highest honors in Canadian history and recognize excellence in five categories, including community programming and popular media. Winnipeg teachers Jacqueline Cleave of Laura Secord School and Kelly Hiebert of Westwood Collegiate are among […]

The Governor General will participate in...

OTTAWA (ON), May 16, 2022 /CNW/ – Their Excellencies the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General of Canadaand M. Whit Fraser will participate in several elements of the Royal Tour of Canada of Their Royal Highnesses the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall. The Royal Tour is one of many ways Canada celebrates […]

Senator Chris Van Hollen hospitalized af...

US Senator Chris Van Hollen of Maryland said on Sunday he suffered a stroke while delivering a speech this week. He said he was currently hospitalized, but he said he had been advised that there were “no long-term effects or harm as a result of this incident”. In Sunday’s statement, Van Hollen said he was […]

Ukrainian news – live: Russia has lost a

Senate GOP delegation meets with Zelensky in Ukraine Russia has likely lost a third of its ground troops since the war in Ukraine, the Defense Ministry said in its intelligence update on Sunday. He added that the Kremlin’s offensive in Ukraine’s Donbass region “lost momentum and fell far behind.” “Under current conditions, Russia is unlikely […]

DFL Statement on Scott Jensen’s GOP Conv

DFL Statement on Scott Jensen’s GOP Convention Victory 05/14/2022 Today, Saturday May 14, DFL Party Chairman Ken Martin released the following statement after Republican Party of Minnesota endorsed far-right candidate for Governor Scott Jensen: “Minnesota Republicans have chosen the most extreme and dangerous candidate to lead their party in the fall,” said Martin. “In the […]

Alaska Senate Passes Tribal Recognition ...

JUNEAU, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Senate on Friday passed legislation officially recognizing tribes in Alaska, which supporters say is a late step that would create opportunities for the state and tribes to work together . The measure passed 15-0 and will return to the House, which passed a similar version last year. If the […]

The Governor General uses her trip to Nu...

Governor General Mary Simon says she wants to see Indigenous communities take back the power they held before colonization Governor General Mary Simon wasted no time this week on her first trip to Nunavik in three years, using the visit to encourage leaders to advance self-government negotiations. Simon, originally from Kuujjuaq and former president of […]

Connecticut Set to Ban “Captive Audience

Recently, the Connecticut General Assembly sent Public Law No. 22-24 (Senate Replacement Bill 163), “An Act to Protect Employees’ Freedom of Speech and Conscience,” to the Governor’s office. Ned Lamont for signing. It’s unclear what action the governor plans to take on the law. If signed into law, effective July 1, 2022, the law will […]

New York bishops pledge support for moth...

NEW YORK – In a reminder to Catholics in New York that access to abortion is likely to be unfettered in the state regardless of federal decisions, the state bishops are calling on the faithful to plead with charity, sensitivity and clarity, and to reaffirm the Church’s commitment to walk with pregnant mothers. The call […]

Minister Ien Calls for Nominations for G...

OTTAWA (ON), May 12, 2022 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada is strongly committed to achieving gender equality. It is essential to recognize the contributions of the people who play a key role in this effort, as their work can inspire others to make a difference in our country and in the world. The Honorable […]

Cabinet travels to Staffordshire to outl...

Ministers will travel to the West of England, Midlands and Wales to hear from communities and businesses on how the new bills will help them thrive Comes as government sets historic legislative agenda to spur economic growth and expand opportunity across the country The Prime Minister and Cabinet Ministers will today meet with communities, businesses […]

Media Advisory – Her Excellency the Gove

TORONTO, May 11, 2022 /CNW/ – The Queen’s York Rangers Regimental Council Media are invited to watch Her Excellency the Right Honorable Mary Simon, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canadapresent a new Handlebar to the Queen’s York Rangers (1st American Regiment) (RCAC) at Fort York National Historic Site on the 14th May 2022. The Honorable […]

Latest news on the Russian-Ukrainian war...

POKROVSK, Ukraine — Russia’s nearly three-month-old invasion of neighboring Ukraine was punctuated by flawed planning, poor intelligence, barbarism and wanton destruction. But the daily fighting obscures the geographical reality that Russia has made gains on the ground. Russia’s Defense Ministry said on Tuesday that its forces in eastern Ukraine had advanced to the border between […]

Delaware State President Shares Statemen...

An April traffic stop involving Georgia police officers left some members of the Delaware state women’s lacrosse team traumatized and the school president “furious.” According to Sydney Anderson, a lacrosse player for the Hornets who wrote about the encounter for the school newspaper, the team was traveling across the state on April 20, returning home […]

Putin’s VE Day speech gives no hint of e

Putin leads Soviet victory celebrations in World War II Russian forces storm Azovstal steelworks Ukrainians claim missiles hit southern port of Odessa Zelenskiy says Ukrainian victory is assured KYIV/KHARKIV, Ukraine, May 9 (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin urged Russians to fight in a defiant Victory Day speech on Monday but remained silent on plans for […]

Statement from President Joe Biden on fu...

Ten days ago, I sent to Congress an urgent proposal to provide the necessary military, economic and humanitarian aid to Ukraine. The plan was far-reaching, because the need is great: we must support Ukraine as it defends itself against Russian aggression. The need is also urgent: I have almost exhausted the resources given to me […]