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The Coming Iranian Bomb

We keep hearing that Iran is getting closer to ‘the bomb’.  But what we don’t know is how close?  If you read the following article, they make it somewhat clear on how close.  103 more words

Politics

The Supreme Court’s judgment on Prince Charles’ letters – seven questions and answers

By Graham Smith, Deputy Commissioner and Director of Freedom of Information.

The Supreme Court today issued its ruling in a 10 year battle to get letters written by Prince Charles to ministers released to the public under the Freedom of Information Act. 1,178 more words

FOI

The City Of Lost Angels: Homelessness In L.A.

The City of Los Angeles, mostly known for its movie stars,  Hollywood, beaches and high class life, has a severe underlying issue of homelessness that most don’t know of unless you’re here. 472 more words

Blogs

Petition of Sheth Brothers against Proposed Amalgamation

Mr. Ravi Sheth and Mr. Bharat Sheth (hereinafter Sheth Brothers) filed a Writ Petition before the Hon’ble Bombay High Court challenging the constitutionality, legality and validity of proposed amalgamation of NSEL with FTIL. 825 more words

Nsel

Article 8 and Public Interest Considerations: Key Features

Dube (ss. 117A-117D) UKUT 90 (IAC) (24 February 2015)

This was the Home Office’s appeal against the decision of First-tier Tribunal where the judge upheld Dube’s appeal in relation to being refused… 1,992 more words

Article 8

Are our banking information well protected from prying eyes and snoops?

Confidential information now readily and easily leaked, it would appear. There has been a proliferation on the world wide web. WikiLeaks aside, the most prominent in recent weeks has been the 1MDB expose by Sarawak Report operated by foreign activist Clare Rewcastle Brown.  630 more words

Public Interest

Not unusual for 1MDB to operate in secrecy, says Azmi Hassan

Transparency could hurt sovereign fund’s business dealings, says Azmi Hassan. Free Malaysia Today reports:

SHAH ALAM: It is not unusual for state-owned investment funds to operate under a veil of secrecy, said a university professor yesterday at a forum on 1MDB here. 386 more words

Public Interest