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Buhari refuses to sign two N’Assembly bills, presents three others

Leke Baiyewu, Abuja President Muhammadu Buhari as written to the Senate informing the legislative chamber that he would not assent to two bills passed by the National Assembly. They are the Chartered Institute of Treasury Management (Establishment) Bill 2017 and the Federal Unive...

Luthi elected Conyers chairman | :Bermuda International Business

Law firm Conyers Dill & Pearman is pleased to announce that Christian Luthi has been elected as chairman of the firm with immediate effect. He will succeed Narinder Hargun and David Lamb who have been co-chairmen since 2012. Mr Luthi joined Conyers’ Bermuda office in 1994 and h...

#SealMageddon: Lawsuit Seeks To Invalidate Tort Reform

A lawsuit filed late last week in Allendale County, South Carolina hopes to toss out a pair of tort reform bills passed by the S.C. General Assembly years ago.  Its argument?  That the two laws – one passed in 2005 and the other in 2011 – were never valid because they lacke...

Report: DOJ Will Bring An Antitrust Lawsuit To Prevent AT&T Merger

ATT/Time Warner When ATT and Time Warner announced a planned $80 billion merger last October, folks realized it would cause some shows to vanish from Netflix, which isn’t fun, but oh well. Meanwhile, the Justice Department has made no secret of showing that they don’t want th...

Resign, Mark Hammond

South Carolina secretary of state Mark Hammond doesn’t have a lot of responsibilities … His office is basically a glorified file cabinet, responsible for receiving and storing paperwork on S...

Electoral Commission to probe EU referendum spending by Vote Leave campaign

0 Comments Electoral Commission to probe EU referendum spending by Vote Leave watchdog the Electoral Commission has opened an investigation into EU referendum spending by the Vote Leave watch...

Brexit: Electoral Commission reopens probe into Vote Leave

#EMA: Then there were two. The final choice for the European Medicines Agency will be between Amsterdam and Milan. pic.twitter.com/IuI67wGHdI EU divorce bill: MP Robert Halfon on voters’ views...

Cathy Calhoun named state operations director; Lacewell returns to Cuomo staff

Cathy Calhoun has been named the new director of state operations, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration announced Monday. Calhoun was Cuomo’s acting commissioner of the Department of Transport...

Martial law extension up to AFP, PNP – Rody

MANILA, Philippines — The decision to extend martial law in Mindanao will be in accordance with the recommendation of the military and the police, President Duterte emphasized yesterday. “Th...

Use martial law vs warlords

Duterte: Extension of military rule in Mindanao will depend on AFP, PNP SEN. Joseph Victor Ejercito on Saturday backed the extension of martial law in Mindanao, saying the military should rid t...

Robert Mugabe: War veterans march to Mugabe"s home to kick him out

A number of Zimbambean protesters marched towards President Robert Mugabe’s home seeking to remove him from the presidential seat.  The hundreds of protesters heeded a call from a leader of ...

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