New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s comments on Monday—later clarified—that the government has to find a “balance” between public health policy...
India’s government has long attempted to protect its poorer consumers by controlling the prices of fuels such as diesel, kerosene, and liquefied petroleum gas (LPG, used as a cooking fuel in the country). But inefficient implementation of the subsidy regime has resulted in a sizeable fiscal deficit as India imports about 80% of its oil. Show More Summary
The Indian government and Indian corporates have started taken measures to raise the potential billions of dollars required to reach the ambitious renewable energy targets. Indian Export-Import Bank sold $500 million of green dollar bonds with a yield of 2.75%. Show More Summary
Renewable energy sources contributed about 80% to the total electricity generated in New Zealand in 2014, latest figures released by the government show. According to Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment, the share of electricity...Show More Summary
There's an honorable reason why the rulers should play by the rules. It is a noble and honorable thing for a great man to honor the little people that must play by the government's rules, or else.
The Supreme Court has confirmed in a ruling that if the government places a GPS tracker on someone's person or their belongings, the act counts as a search—something that remains protected by the Fourth Amendment. Read more...
The American people have identified government as our most important domestic problem, so maybe it is time to relook at the size and scope of the federal government.
Stocks rose around the world and the dollar strengthened after China’s central bank said the government could do more to support growth. Gold fell the most in three weeks. ||| Reuters and Bloomberg New York and Hong Kong THE DOLLAR rose...Show More Summary
Despite what you've heard, an apple a day doesn't keep the doctor away—at least, so says a study full of mitigating clauses and obvious assertions. Researchers considered data on about 8400 U.S. adults who took part in government health...Show More Summary
Zimbabwe’s Econet Wireless said yesterday that the government’s requirement to have cellphone operators share telecommunications infrastructure was a disguised move by authorities to seize the assets. ||| ZIMBABWE’S Econet Wireless said...Show More Summary
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Can you hear that, Melbourne? It’s the sound of developers rushing to put the State Government’s recently released public transportation dataset into a decent public transport app you can use! More »
Just before the election we had some e-Health announcements from the State Health Minister (Ms Skinner)Here are two reports of a press conference on Thursday.Mar 26 2015 at 12:29 PM Baird government pledges $300 million for NSW e-health by...Show More Summary
YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar's government and 16 ethnic armed groups agreed on Monday on the draft of a nationwide ceasefire that if ratified and respected would mark significant progress toward ending over 65 years of armed conflict in the country.
Drinking raw milk has an increased risk of foodborne illness, according to a report prepared for the Maryland General Assembly. Last year, the House of Delegates’ Health and Operations Committee was considering a bill to legalize the on-farm sale of unpasteurized milk in Maryland and asked researchers at the Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future... Continue Reading
An endangered parrot which flies further than any other for love, has found a less than loving attitude from governments threatens its very existence.
"We left the mosque before [prayers] finished. We decided not to go there again because our mosques have turned into places of fraud."
Legislation will be introduced in the City Council Tuesday to create a government office to field complaints from the city's thousands of small-business owners, as well as to advocate on their... To view the full story, click the title link.
China stocks rise for a fourth day on the back of new government measures to boost the economy.
Today, we’re going to tackle the apostrophe. The apostrophe is under a lot of stress, largely because in texting you have to switch screens to insert it, and who has time for that? The rules governing the use of the apostrophe in forming the possessive are simple. The exceptions can make people want to throw up their hands, but it just is not that hard. Give it a try.