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Zondo commission: 10 unanswered questions

Zuma went to jail rather than testify. Some who did told blatant lies. Who decided Cabinet appointments and how much money was carried out of Saxonwold? The post Zondo commission: 10 unanswered questions appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: South Africa, Jacob Zuma, National, Cabinet, Zuma, Cyril Ramaphosa, Main, Des van Rooyen, David Mahlobo, Malusi Gigaba, Dudu Myeni, Top Six, Zola Tsotsi, Saxonwold, Anoj Singh, Siyabonga Gama


Ireland: Why Are We Hearing About Rights Of Way? - Ronan Daly Jermyn

On 21 September the Minister for Justice, Heather Humphreys TD, announced that the Cabinet had approved the drafting of a new law which would halt for now what would have been...
Tags: News, Ireland, Cabinet, Heather Humphreys, Ronan Daly Jermyn


Webinar on Tax Initiatives in 2021

Holding webinars based on the "Liga-Zakon"  platform is always a day of pleasure for me.  This time I was talking about tax initiatives in 2021, namely: - tax amnesty; - Bill No  5600; and - the so-called tax "on Google". As for the tax amnesty, those sufficiently lucky to have accumulated enough assets not to be automatically considered amnestied are advised to take a wait-and-see approach. In particular, it will be expedient to wait for the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to develop a B...
Tags: Google, Taxes, Ukraine, Bill, Cabinet, Others


Former Cabinet Secretary Defends Auto Dealerships From Tesla

A recently retired Cabinet secretary who oversaw New Mexico’s first major foray into electric vehicles for government fleets has gone to work at a lobbying group for automotive dealerships.
Tags: Tesla, New Mexico, Cabinet


Ireland: New Government Legislation Programme: Industry & Sector Breakdown - William Fry

The Government Legislation Programme for the Autumn 2021 session has been published. The Cabinet has approved 46 new bills for priority publication...
Tags: News, Ireland, Cabinet, William Fry, Government Legislation Programme


Australia: National cabinet unlocked: AAT issues Freedom of Information ruling - Holding Redlich

AAT meeting minutes do not fall within the Cabinet documents exemption under the Freedom of Information Act 1982 (FOI Act).
Tags: News, Australia, Freedom Of Information, Cabinet, Redlich


The 18 Best Horror Movies On Shudder Right Now

Remember when there were only a handful of streaming services, and subscribing to one or two was a clever way to cut costs instead of paying for cable? We've since been so inundated with different streaming platforms that to subscribe to them all is essentially just giving yourself a curated (but not much cheaper) cable package. That said, if there are specific things you're interested in, genre-specific streaming services like Shudder can be a great opportunity to make sure you're surrounded by...
Tags: Japan, England, Hollywood, London, Movies, Bela Lugosi, Vincent Price, America, David, House, Italy, Guillermo Del Toro, Marilyn Monroe, Tigers, Dennis Hopper, Francis


Panama to return to ethanol as it aims towards carbon neutrality

In Panama, Reuters reports the government has decided to return to ethanol while ending coal imports in an effort to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions. Ending the use of heavy fuel oil and coal for electricity by 2023 is part of the 2030 energy transition plan approved by the Cabinet in November that ranges from energy efficiency to transitioning towards electric mobility and distributed electricity production. Panama also plans to resume importing ethanol in 2023 by initially blending up to 5...
Tags: Ethanol, Panama, Cabinet, Fuels, Panama Reuters


Congress Presses Becerra, Cardona on Keeping Schools Open and Recovering

Members of Congress for the first time questioned Cabinet members charged with ensuring that America’s 50 million schoolchildren return to classrooms.
Tags: Congress, America, Cabinet, Becerra Cardona


Do Government Policies Disarming The Citizenry Rise To The Level Of Treason?

Opinion Do Government Policies Aimed At Disarming The Citizenry Rise To The Level Of Treason? iStock-Sergei-Q New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- As we stated in our first article posted on AmmoLand News, “Does the Biden Administration’s Assault on the Second Amendment Amount to ‘Treason,’” one must be circumspect in the application of a Treason hypothesis. For, if we are careless in our understanding of the import of it, we risk diluting its significance, mistakenly attaching the duo labels of ‘Tre...
Tags: Guns, Congress, Russia, America, United States, Treason, Biden, Donald Trump, Cabinet, Administration, Trump, Donald Trump Trump, Federalist Society, Gun Rights News, Arbalest Quarrel, Roger J. Katz


Former Education secretary Betsy DeVos says the GOP movement is not 'dependent on any one person,' without naming Trump

US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos speaks as Vice President Mike Pence listens during a White House Coronavirus Task Force press briefing on July 8, 2020. Alex Wong/Getty Images Betsy DeVos on Saturday took aim at singular figures wielding vast power in politics. The former Education secretary spoke at the Mackinac Republican Leadership Conference in Michigan. DeVos, a Michigan native, did not specifically mention Trump in her comments to the GOP faithful. See more stories on Insider...
Tags: Politics, Education, Senate, US, Trends, Gop, Maine, Alaska, Washington Dc, Education Secretary, Michigan, Republican Party, Donald Trump, Cabinet, Department Of Education, Trump


Ireland: Right Of Way Deadline To Be Removed By New Legislation - Ronan Daly Jermyn

The Minister for Justice, Heather Humphreys TD, announced on 21 September 2021 that the Cabinet had approved the drafting and imminent introduction of legislation to remove the deadline of 30 November 2021...
Tags: News, Ireland, Cabinet, Heather Humphreys, Ronan Daly Jermyn


UK ministers are tempting Russian hackers to strike again by using shoddy email security, former natsec official warns

Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow, Russia March 17, 2021. Sputnik/Alexei Druzhinin/Kremlin via Reuters UK ministers using private emails are vulnerable to email hacking, a former security official said. At least 2 former ministers recently admitted to using private emails for government business. Suspected Russian hackers stole the entire inbox of a former UK cabinet minister in 2019. See more stories on Insider's business page. Poor email security among senior UK ministers is...
Tags: Politics, UK, Vladimir Putin, Russia, US, Trends, Conservative, Fox, Britain, Cyberattack, Labour, United Kingdom, News UK, Reddit, Liam Fox, Justice Department


Haaland Says Petito Case A Reminder Of Missing Native Americans

The first native Cabinet secretary says she grieves for Petito and the hundreds of missing or murdered indigenous women.
Tags: News, Cabinet, Petito, Haaland


Andrew Yang pitched a 'secretary of technology and innovation' cabinet position to the Biden transition team, according to his new book

Andrew Yang and President Joe Biden during one of the 2020 Democratic presidential debates. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images In his forthcoming book, Andrew Yang sheds light on how close he came to a Biden cabinet position. Yang writes that he pitched the creation of a "Secretary of Technology" position. He also says "some members of Congress" encouraged him to go after commerce secretary. See more stories on Insider's business page. While there were rumors about Andrew Yang potentially ge...
Tags: Politics, Congress, Washington, White House, Boston, New York City, Trends, Georgia, Joe Biden, Biden, Cabinet, Yang, Marty Walsh, Justin Sullivan Getty, USDS, Office of Science and Technology Policy


Kenya: Update On The Anti-counterfeit Regulations - Adams & Adams

The Anti-Counterfeit (Amendment) Regulations, 2021 (Legal Notice no. 117) and the Anti-Counterfeit (Recordation) Regulations, 2021 (Legal Notice no. 118) were jointly published by the Cabinet Secretary for the Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and Enterprise Development on 23rd July 2021.
Tags: News, Kenya, Cabinet, Adams


Developing A Doctrine Of Treason In America – Part 2 ~ VIDEO

Opinion Developing A Doctrine Of Treason In America – Part 2 …IMG iStock-Sergei-Q New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- s we maintained in our first article posted on Ammoland, “Does the Biden Administration’s Assault on the Second Amendment Amount to Treason,” one should be circumspect in the application of ‘Treason’—this so there is no mistake in our understanding of the import of it, lest we dilute its significance—attaching the dire duo labels of ‘Treason’ and ‘TRAITOR’ to those who never warrante...
Tags: Guns, White House, America, Joe Biden, Afghanistan, United States, Kabul, Fox News, National, Republic, Biden, Donald Trump, Cabinet, Federal Government, Trump, Tucker Carlson


UK's Johnson to Urge Climate Action Over 4-Day Trip to US

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is travelling to the United States with senior Cabinet officials to urge world leaders attending the U.N. General Assembly to take urgent action on climate change ahead of this fall's COP26 climate summit in Scotland.
Tags: UK, US, United States, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Cabinet, U N General Assembly


Australia Covid live news update: Victoria roadmap revealed; NSW says restrictions to ease in western Sydney and pools to reopen

7.21am BST The full Porter statement runs to about 1,600 words. The now-former minister has launched an extensive attack on the ABC – against whom he launched and then ended a defamation action.Thousands of ordinary people contacted me, expressing disgust at what the ABC had done. Even though I suspected action against the taxpayer-funded broadcaster was probably going to be financially unsustainable, as it ultimately was, I decided I had to commence action against the ABC. Some people want...
Tags: Science, Abc, Australia, Australia news, Medical Research, Infectious Diseases, Queensland, New South Wales, Sydney, Brisbane, Victoria, Cabinet, Porter, NSW, Pearce, Christian Porter


US Bureau of Land Management is returning to Washington, DC, reversing a Trump administration decision

Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland departs the stage after delivering remarks at an event commemorating the delivery of the Red Road Totem Pole to the Biden Administration in Washington, DC, on on July 29, 2021. Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland departs the stage after delivering remarks at an event commemorating the delivery of the Red Road Totem Pole to the Biden Administration in Washington, DC, on on July 29, 2021. Secretary Haaland announced that the Bureau of Land Management h...
Tags: Politics, Colorado, Montana, Washington, US, Trends, Wyoming, Washington Dc, New Mexico, Biden, Interior Department, Donald Trump, BLM, Cabinet, Trump, Bureau of Land Management


Florida’s Pension Fund Adopted Anti-Gun Guidelines Under Rick Scott’s Watch

Pension Fund Retirement Chart Concept   IMG Shutterstock USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Ashbel C. “Ash” Williams Jr., has the financial well-being of Florida’s public employees in his hands. Williams serves as executive director and chief investment officer of the Florida State Board of Administration in Tallahassee, which oversees more than $250 billion in assets, including the nearly $2 billion Florida Retirement System – the state’s public employee pension fund. On Nov. 14, 2018, for reasons know...
Tags: Florida, Guns, California, Oregon, Fbi, Harvard, Williams, Hammer, Cabinet, Nra, State, Perez, National Review, United States of America, Don, Lee


South Africans in Afrobrometer survey think corruption is ‘worsening’

Most of the 1 600 participants in the study believe the government is doing an inefficient job in combating corruption, according to Afrobarometer The post South Africans in Afrobrometer survey think corruption is ‘worsening’ appeared first on The Mail & Guardian.
Tags: Corruption, Police, South Africa, Jacob Zuma, National, Cabinet, Openaccess, Cyril Ramaphosa, Presidency, Top Six, Zweli Mkhize, Ramaphoria, Afrobarometer


Friction Among Taliban Pragmatists, Hard-Liners Intensifies

The friction between pragmatists and ideologues in the Taliban leadership has intensified since the group formed a hard-line Cabinet last week that is more in line with their harsh rule in the 1990s than their recent promises of inclusiveness.
Tags: Taliban, Cabinet, Taliban Pragmatists Hard Liners Intensifies


UK's Johnson Replaces Foreign Secretary in Cabinet Shake-Up

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has demoted his top diplomat and fired his education minister in a Cabinet reshuffle, as he attempted to move on from a series of political missteps and U-turns.
Tags: UK, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Cabinet


Gen. Mark Milley told his Chinese counterpart the US was '100 percent steady' after the Capitol riot but privately thought the siege was 'treason': book

Trump and Gen. Mark Milley. Mark Wilson/Getty Images Gen. Mark Milley told his Chinese counterpart the US was "100 percent steady" after the Capitol siege. But he privately believed the riot amounted to "treason," a new book says. He also thought Trump was still looking for his "Reichstag moment," according to the book. See more stories on Insider's business page. Two days after the deadly Capitol siege, Gen. Mark Milley spoke to his Chinese counterpart to assure him that the US was st...
Tags: Politics, News, Washington Post, Nsa, White House, China, US, Trends, United States, State Department, Cia, Republican, Donald Trump, Pearl Harbor, Adolf Hitler, Costa


Trump impeachment witness Alexander Vindman says Gen. Mark Milley 'must resign' following report that he called his Chinese counterpart to avoid war with China

Trump and Gen. Mark Milley. Mark Wilson/Getty Images Retired Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman said Gen. Mark Milley "must resign" amid Woodward book details. Milley called his Chinese counterpart twice to reassure China that the US had no plans to attack. Fox reported that there were 15 people on Milley's call and its details were shared with the intel community. See more stories on Insider's business page. A key witness who testified against then-President Donald Trump in his first impe...
Tags: Post, Politics, News, Congress, Washington Post, Senate, White House, China, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Fox, House, State Department, Nancy Pelosi


Blinken and Austin wanted Biden to keep US troops in Afghanistan longer, but he overruled them: book

President Joe Biden speaks during a meeting with his Cabinet in the Cabinet Room at the White House in Washington, Tuesday, July 20, 2021. Susan Walsh/Associated Press Biden overruled calls from two Cabinet officials to extend the US troop presence in Afghanistan, according to a new book. The secretary of state and defense secretary thought prolonging the withdrawal could give the US leverage in negotiations. The Biden administration has faced bipartisan criticism over its handling of the ...
Tags: Politics, UK, Isis, News, Washington, White House, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Cnn, Austin, Afghanistan, Taliban, Nato, Kabul, National Security Council


UK's Johnson Demotes Foreign Secretary in Cabinet Shake-Up

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has demoted his top diplomat and fired the education minister in a Cabinet reshuffle, as he attempted to move on from a series of political missteps and U-turns.
Tags: UK, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Cabinet


UK's Johnson to Shake up Cabinet, Eyeing Pandemic Recovery

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson plans to shake up his Cabinet on Wednesday as he attempts to move on from a series of political missteps and U-turns.
Tags: UK, Boris Johnson, Johnson, Cabinet


Minister says Taliban won’t allow militant attacks

By Kathy Gannon | Associated Press KABUL, Afghanistan — Afghanistan’s new foreign minister said Tuesday that the Taliban governing the country remain committed to not allowing militants to use their territory to launch attacks. But he refused to say when or if the country’s new rulers would create a more inclusive government. Without other political factions and women serving in the government, the Taliban seem unlikely to win international recognition as the legitimate leaders of Afghanistan. A...
Tags: Politics, News, Washington, Osama Bin Laden, Islamic State, Sport, World news, Fbi, Afghanistan, Soccer, Military, United States, Taliban, United Nations, Kabul, Sudan