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Missouri 'Religious Freedom' Bill Defeated In House Committee Vote

2 days agoNews : The Two-Way

The legislation, which is unlikely to be revived this session, would have shielded people who refuse to provide services related to same-sex marriages.

US ‘Playing’ in China Maritime Standoff, Not Backing Free Navigation

US freedom of navigation exercises have been too infrequent to demonstrate the resolve needed to dissuade China from continuing its militarization of the South China Sea, US Senate Foreign Relations Committee Chairman Bob Corker said on Wednesday.

UK Parliament Defense Committee to Prepare Report on UK-Russia Relations

The British Parliament Defence Committee will prepare a report on the UK-Russia relations in the next few months, a parliamentary media officer said Tuesday.

LA 2024 wraps up first round of meetings with international sports federations

International relations have been a priority for LA 2024 over the past few months, with representatives of Los Angeles' Olympic bid committee traveling to visit sports officials around the world. Some of the meetings have been with International Olympic Committee members who will eventually vote...

HNC Lays Down Humanitarian Ultimatums Before Committing to Future Talks

If there is no progress of decisions related to the humanitarian aid, humanitarian access, liberation of women and children and full adherence to the ceasefire in Syria, the Syrian opposition’s High Negotiations Committee (HNC) will not take part in the May round of reconciliation talks, according to HNC spokesman.

Ambassador Marc Ginsberg Statement on Morocco

Statement by Former Ambassador Marc Ginsberg House Committee on Foreign Relations  April 20, 2016 Thank you for the opportunity to appear at this congressional briefing today on U.S. relations with Morocco and the status of the Western Sahara. Show More Summary

U.S. Senator Threatens to Pull U.N. Funding Over Peacekeeping Sex Abuse

An influential U.S. senator has suggested the country could withhold funding to the United Nations over sex abuse scandals engulfing peacekeepers particularly in Africa. The U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on ending sexual abuse in U.N. Show More Summary

Can't government carry out BCCI's public functions, asks Supreme Court

2 weeks agoSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Persistent opposition from the BCCI to the recommendations made by the Lodha committee have provoked the Supreme Court to observe that public functions relating to cricket can be taken over by the government

U.N. chief was 'inept' on peacekeeper sex abuse: key U.S. senator

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The chairman of the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on Wednesday accused United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon of ineptitude for failing to halt sexual exploitation and abuse by blue-helmeted peacekeepers.

Obama’s hidden war in Iraq

Chief Tango sends us a link to the Wall Street Journal, where William McGurn reminds us that it was 45-years ago this month that John Kerry complained to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee about the troops who were giving their lives up so that the Nixon Administration didn’t have to own up to their mistakes […]

Friday Document Dump: Benghazi Committee Finally Gets Work-Related Emails From Clinton’s Inner Circle

Katie already mentioned that the Obama administration has turned over thousands of pages related to the Fast and Furious gun walking operation...

SAG-AFTRA Reaches Pact on Commercial Contracts

SAG-AFTRA and the Joint Policy Committee on Broadcast Talent Union Relations representing advertisers and its agencies reached a tentative deal for new radio and television contracts on Sunday. No specific details of the agreement have...Show More Summary

SAG-AFTRA reaches tentative contract agreement for commercial workers

SAG-AFTRA and the ANA-4A’s Joint Policy Committee on Broadcast Talent Union Relations have reached an agreement on terms for television and radio commercials contracts, subject to approval by the SAG-AFTRA National Board of Directors later this month. Though no details on the agreement with the...

Concerns over damage to sites in England

Westminster © David Gill The All Party Committee on Cultural Heritage was taking evidence earlier this month. Lord Renfrew chaired the session.One of the topics discussed related to the extent of damage to archaeological sites, including those that are scheduled, in England through the inappropriate use of metal-detectors. Show More Summary

Donald Trump Huddles With GOP Leaders In Attempt To Repair Relations

4 weeks agoNews : Huffington Post

Donald Trump met Thursday afternoon with Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus and other party leaders in Washington. The meeting came as a surprise to many -- it was not announced ahead of time, and the agenda wasn't...Show More Summary

US Should Restore Relations With Russia Before Offering Nuke Talks

Alexei Pushkov, the head of the foreign affairs committee of the lower house of the Russian parliament said that US should first rebuild the relationship with Russia destroyed by Obama, and then offer talks on nuclear weapons.

Once and Future AdComms Affecting Drug Applications

One area of FDA activity that I like to track is in relation to advisory committees which I think provide us with something of a surrogate marker for the pace at which FDA is considering and approving new drugs. To … Continue readin...

Fineman: 'Evangelicals Love Conspiracy Theories, Believe in the Devil'

After Texas Senator Ted Cruz gave a rousing speech at the American Israel Public Relations Committee Policy Conference in Washington, D.C., on Monday, MSNBC contributor Howard Fineman tried to slam the GOP presidential candidate by claiming...Show More Summary

Kurdish Push for Autonomy Understandable, But Syria to Remain Unified

Syria will ultimately remain a unified country, though the push by Syrian Kurds for a federal region and possible independence is understandable, US Senate Foreign Relations Committee ranking member Ben Cardin told Sputnik on Thursd...

Lodha-proposals hearing postponed to April 5

last monthSports / Cricket : The Cordon

Friday's hearing in the Supreme Court relating to how the BCCI plans to implement the various recommendations proposed by the Lodha Committee in January, has been postponed to April 5

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