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Whitehouse Collusion on Senate Democrat Climate Report

“After the Washington Free Beacon sought comment from Whitehouse and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.), one of the report’s co-authors, a new version of the document appeared online without digital fingerprints identifying the environmentalist attorney as its author.” click here

Climate

IT raid on former AIADMK minister is just tip of iceberg, ED to join probe soon

Chennai, Sept 29: The Income Tax raids that were conducted at the residence of former AIADMK minister Natham Vishwanathan recently is just a tip of the ice-berg. 57 more words

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SC permits Sahara chief to remain on bail till Oct 24

New Delhi, Sept 28: The Supreme Court today permitted Sahara chief, Subrata Roy to remain on interim bail till October 24.

The court however directed Sahara to submit a road map to pay the balance of Rs 12,000 crore which is due from the company. 26 more words

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Facebook decides whether Palestinian editors can publish -- or not

Facebook is deciding how the media should do its job again, even though CEO Mark Zuckerberg has insisted it’s “not a media company.” This time, two Palestinian news organizations say one of their Facebook pages, and the personal accounts of seven editors and executives, were suspended, al Jazeera reported.

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Politics

The United States of Africa

A few weeks ago I ran into Samuel, a dual citizen of Nigeria and the United States.   A well-educated businessman, his wife is a political consultant whose work takes her to every corner of Africa.  830 more words

Corruption

MP of the month: James Barlow Hoy (1794-1843)

As biographies of long-forgotten politicians go, this month’s MP ticks all the boxes, offering an extraordinary rags-to-riches tale, the beginnings of a brilliant political career accompanied by fraud and bankruptcy, and even an allegation of murder. 700 more words

Biographies