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Statement from President Joseph R. Biden...

A year ago today, eight people, including six Asian women, were tragically killed by a gunman who attacked three Asian-run businesses. These horrific killings have rocked communities across America and underscored how far we must go in this country to fight racism, misogyny and all forms of hate – and the epidemic of gun violence […]

Joint Statement by President Joseph R. B...

We have gathered today to commemorate 200 years of diplomatic relations and outline a vision for the future of U.S.-Colombian relations based on shared prosperity, social equity, and the defense of human rights and fundamental freedoms. and the reaffirmation of the hemispheric consensus in favor of the democracy enshrined in the Inter-American Democratic Charter. The […]

Conference on Disarmament High Level Wee...

Thank you Madam President. Last year the UK published its Integrated Review of Security, Defence, Foreign and Development Policy. He described the deteriorating security environment, pointing to the risks posed by new disruptive technologies, as well as long-standing concerns about the proliferation of activities by the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea and Iran. But he […]

Statement to the Assembly February 22, 2...

Mr President, I wish to inform Members of my decision to commission an independent review of Invest Northern Ireland. Gordon Lyons, Minister of Economy I know there has been a lot of interest in the House, and across Northern Ireland, for the launch of this review. I’ll start by putting this announcement in context. As […]

British High Commissioner Robert Chatter...

Shubho oporannho. (Hello.) Ami ekhane ashte pere anondito. (I’m very happy to be here.) I am delighted to address the Dhaka Reporters Unit this afternoon, the last day of the Bengali winter – my favorite season. Free media is the cornerstone of a free society. The role of the press in holding the powerful to […]

Town of Kerrville Releases Statement Reg...

The Town of Kerrville released a statement regarding the upcoming May 2022 general election. At last week’s city council meeting, council passed a resolution that sets out the May municipal election, which will be held on Saturday, May 7. . Residents of Kerrville will vote for mayor, council members for Locations 3 and 4, as […]

4 Key Moments From Janet Mills’ State of

Governor Janet Mills highlighted areas of agreement on budget issues while defending her record on the COVID-19 pandemic in her State of the State Address Thursday that preceded a 2022 re-election campaign with the former Governor Paul LePage. The Democratic governor did not mention his likely Republican opponent by name in his hour-long speech to […]

Governor-General’s office flooded with p

Breadcrumb Links News Canadian politics Protesters’ appeal campaign is useless ‘because there is no way the Governor-General could ever acquiesce to any of their demands’: expert Publication date : February 04, 2022 • 1 day ago • 3 minute read • 772 comments File photo: The doors of Rideau Hall have been closed during the […]

Statement from President Biden on the 13...

Thirteen years ago, Lilly Ledbetter became a household name as the bill named in her honor became the first bill signed into law during the Obama-Biden administration. The Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act was an important step in the fight to close the gender and racial wage gaps that unfairly retain women, especially women of […]

Republican lawmakers give Whitmer’s stat

Many Michigan lawmakers were open to Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s calls for tax cuts and a return to in-person learning during her 2022 State of the State address — but members of the The Republican-led Legislature said they were “hoping for a little more.” Whitmer, who is in the final year of his first term, presented […]

Live Covid News Updates: Vaccine Mandate...

Germany overtakes US as top donor as WHO chief calls for funding reform The leader of the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Monday that Germany became its first donor, supplanting Washington, and called for sweeping changes to reform its funding model. the US resists funding proposal it would make the UN health body more […]

Lujan Grisham to deliver State of the St...

Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham delivers her State of the State Address in January 2020. The Democratic Governor will deliver her address remotely from the Governor’s office next week due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. (Eddie Moore/Diary) SANTA FE — For the second year in a row, Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham will not be delivering her […]

House GOP unveils budget bill ahead of g...

FILE – Kentucky Governor Andy Beshear talks about the rise in COVID-19 cases in the state and the opening day of the special session of the Kentucky State Legislature in Frankfort, Ky., Tuesday, September 7, 2021. Higher education spending and higher wages for state employees are included in a two-year state budget plan unveiled by […]

House GOP unveils budget bill ahead of g...

By BRUCE SCHREINER, Associated Press FRANKFURT, Ky. (AP) – Republicans at Kentucky House on Friday unveiled a two-year state budget plan that includes increased education spending and salary increases for state employees, deciding to don’t wait to hear the Democratic governor’s proposals in his budget speech due next week. Gov. Andy Beshear’s office was caught […]

Violence Against Women Insults God, Says...

Pope Francis used his New Years message on Saturday to make a bugle call for an end to violence against women, saying it was an insult to God. Francis, 85, celebrated mass in St. Peter’s Basilica on the day the Roman Catholic Church marks both the solemnity of St. Mary, Mother of God, as well […]

Fireworks, Street Closures, Live Countdo...

Are you out in Chicago for New Years Eve? Do you decide to stay at home but still want to see the fireworks? Here are a few things to know about New Years Eve in Chicago, including how to watch the countdown live. Chicago Fireworks Show A 2.5 km-long fireworks display will explode along the […]

Transcript of the Governor General’s New

OTTAWA (ON), December 30, 2021 /CNW/ – A new year gives us a fresh start and new hope for tomorrow. We have seen hope in the everyday. Even after a difficult year, Canadians are showing resilience, compassion and adaptability. These Canadians inspire me to keep working, to keep looking for better ways to help our […]

Argentina leaders condemn Johnson’s spee

Argentina leaders condemn Johnson’s speech, but insist on humanitarian flights Monday, December 27, 2021 – 09:55 UTC Argentina insists it has nothing to do with LATAM Airlines no longer serving the Falklands Argentine authorities this weekend condemned an announcement by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson regarding the 40th anniversary of the Falklands War next year. […]

Ryan Reynolds receives the Governor Gene...

On Friday, actor Ryan Reynolds received the Governor General’s Award from Governor General Mary Simon. The 45-year-old actor from Vancouver is known for his roles in ‘Deadpool’, ‘Green Lantern’ and ‘The Proposal’ among many others. Reynolds tweeted the news on Saturday morning saying he was a wreck after the award. The tweet also featured a […]

Groups want SC governor and General Asse...

Over 1,000 HC Doctors Sign Petition Calling on State to Allow Mask Requirements House Democrats call for special session to repeal budget clause governing masks SC School Boards Association Calls on Legislature to “Take a Step Back” Pressure is mounting on Governor Henry McMaster and the General Assembly, as groups across the state urge the […]

Governor General, HE Lady Froyla Tzalam

BELIZE CITY, Thursday. May 27, 2021 – For the first time in Commonwealth history, an Indigenous woman currently holds the office of Governor General. Her Excellency Lady Froyla Tzalam is the newly installed Head of State for Belize – the direct representative of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. HE Lady Tzalam was officially sworn in […]

RBI Governor’s Speech Updates: Banks Wil

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das addresses the nation at 10 a.m. today, the official RBI Twitter account said. “Watch out for the speech of the RBI governor,” he said, without giving further details. Das’ address to the nation comes days after his series of meetings with bankers and heads of non-bank financial […]