In one of the stately homes in this leafy part of town, a disgraced former president is living out his twilight years. Chun Doo-hwan was the face of the repressive government that led this country throughout much of the 1980s; these days he mostly stays behind the walls of his police-protected...
New York Times, Tighter Lid on Records Threatens to Weaken Government Watchdogs: 20 investigations across the government... have been slowed, stymied or sometimes closed because of a long-simmering dispute between the Obama administration and its own watchdogs over the shrinking access of inspectors general to confidential records, according to...
Britain's Chancellor George Osborne delivered the Autumn Statement, a bi-annual spending review, on Thursday. The hefty document accompanying it sets out the government's spending plans and economic forecasts. It includes the below handy...Show More Summary
The BCCI has submitted a written request to the Maharashtra government to create a sports integrity Intelligence Gathering Unit (IGU) that will see the board and the Maharashtra Police tie up to tackle corruption in Indian cricket
The equipment will help Ukraine dispose of unexploded ammunition, the Canadian government said.
At least one minister in the Turnbull Government is…
The Canadian government pledged to provide 15.3 million Canadian dollars ($11.5 million) to help youth in African countries open up new opportunities, a statement on the prime minister’s website said.
Authored by Professor Alan Sked - original founder of UKIP, via The Telegraph, Voters in Britain's referendum need to understand that the European Union was about building a federal superstate from day one As the debate over the forthcoming...Show More Summary
It was supposed to be the way the market would cut greenhouse gases by itself: governments selling companies permits-to-pollute, which they could trade among themselves. Over time, the number of permits would be reduced, and the cost...Show More Summary
Police detained shooter Robert Lewis Dear at a Planned Parenthood building Friday afternoon, according to Colorado Springs police. Four police... The post Crazy Colorado Springs Shooter Robert Lewis Dear: “Don’t Touch Me, I Work With the Government” appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
As evidenced by the Greek, Chinese, and now Argentine 'jumps', the world remains increasingly aware of the inevitable worth of fiat currencies and fears the desperate acts of governments as the react to that reality (and is looking for alternatives). Show More Summary
BUT THAT WOULD MEAN GIVING UP ON SO MANY OPPORTUNITIES FOR GRAFT AND SELF-IMPORTANCE AND CONTROL OVER OTHERS: The Food Cops and Their Ever-Changing Menu of Taboos; After decades of failure, maybe government should get out of the business of giving dietary advice. With the release of the eighth edition of the U.S. government’s Dietary […]
The British government is facing allegations of complete failure in protecting women and girls rights for the last 10 years, recent findings claim.
North Korea apparently failed to launch a ballistic missile from a submarine in a sign that Pyongyang has yet to master the technology, Yonhap news agency quoted a government official as saying.
The reason why the Republican Party is better off without the likes of Karl Rove, is because he’s a “big government” conservative who thinks applying a dash of conservatism to
Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson, who last week compared Syrian refugees to “rabid dogs,” met with refugees in Jordan on Saturday and urged the U.S. government to do more to help but did not endorse bringing them to the United States. Carson, a retired neurosurgeon who has...
Terrorist rings come and go throughout history, and Da’ish (ISIL) is the latest to spread horror and fear to a marred civilization. The research here (assembling thousands of data points from regional news and government sources) shows that terrorism is on the rise, squeezed in one location(s) at times but sooner or later spread out in others....Read More
Opponents of the $250 million project say the government is trampling on citizens’ rights. Plans by movie star Robert De Niro and Australian billionaire James Packer to build a 391-acre mega-resort at Princess Diana’s favourite Caribbean...Show More Summary
Donald Trump said that Republicans should have threatened to close the government during recent budget negotiations with President Obama, Business Insider reports. Said Trump: “They’re horrible poker players. Horrible.” He added: “By the way, in 50 years from now, nobody [...]
Here are the results of the poll.Should Government eHealth Incentive Payments (ePIP) Be Contingent On GPs Uploading Patient Summaries To The PCEHR?Yes 10% (8) No 89% (71) I Have No Idea 1% (1) Total votes: 80 Again a pretty decisive poll. Show More Summary