Ray Dalio hits political extremes in US, warns Russia against Ukraine war
... approach that has lasted for nearly 250 years, according to Dalio . He noted that some of the essential elements required to work well for a representative democracies are being called into question, such as abiding by election votes and decisions of the Supreme Court . With increasing conflict between populists of the right and populists of the left, increasing numbers of people are willing to fight for what they want and what they believe is right rather than to work themselves through the rules-based system ...
Updated: 07/04/2022
Orc, Florida city apologizes for controversial 4th July statement
... that we are able to disagree, express our opinions, and encourage our government to be of the people, by the people, and for the people, not only those with whom we agree. There is so much to celebrate. Some praised the initial statement, pointing out the Supreme Court's recent overruling of Roe v. Wade as an example of the country's division, with some characterizing it as honest and humorous. A recent NPR PBS Maris poll found that a majority of Americans -- 56% - oppose the decision of the high court. Facebook ...
Updated: 07/04/2022
Ukrainian man sentenced to death in DPR trial
... the DPR who have to appeal the decision. Last month, the lawyer of his compatriot, Shaun Pinner , asked the court to replace the death sentence with life imprisonment. The case would be looked at within two months of the date the case was sent to the Supreme Court . The defense for Moroccan Saadun Brahim said last Friday it had filed a complaint with the court. The court confirmed receipt of all three complaints. The three fighters were captured in or near Mariupol , a port city that the DPR claims as ...
Updated: 07/04/2022
Here's why some companies are paying employees' money to abort babies
... costs for our employees who are expecting a baby. Employers: If you want to learn how you can provide these benefits to your employees, let us know. The company continued that we have ready-to-use policies that you can add to your employee handbooks. The Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe has been condemned by many companies. Some have gone so far as to cover the costs of their female employees in Republican-controlled states who need to cross state lines to get an abortion. Apple, Disney , Patagonia, ...
Updated: 07/04/2022
NT govt. proposes diversion of $12 million from Darwin Turf Club
... had repeatedly said it would recover the $12 million it awarded to the Darwin Turf Club for a grandstand in 2019. The grant was the subject of a damning report by the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, although it has been challenged in the Northern Territory Supreme Court Northern Territory Supreme Court. On Monday, Racing Minister Chansey Paech said the government had put a new funding agreement to Thoroughbred Racing Northern Territory of $17.88 million over the next 10 years, with a condition that $6 million ...
Updated: 07/04/2022
Two more arrested for Teli murder
... Kumar said internet services were being restored gradually and security forces were on alert. An angry mob including some lawyers slapped and shoved the four accused in the murder case when they were presented to a trial court on Saturday. Judges from the Supreme Court of India said on Friday that Sharma must apologize to the whole nation after her remarks intensified religious fault lines in India, angered Islamic nations and triggered diplomatic strains. Local media reported a separate incident on June 21 in ...
Updated: 07/04/2022
Some Opposition states seek change in GST sharing formula
... goods is used solely to compensate states for revenue loss due to the GST implementation. Amit Mitra , principal adviser to West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee , said all decisions on GST should be by consensus, citing a recent judgment of the Supreme Court in this regard. The former finance minister of the state said in a two-sided letter to Sitharaman that it has become imperative for the GST Council to take every decision by consensus and to leave aside any shade of majoritarianism. The Supreme ...
Updated: 07/04/2022
WorkSafe charges Melbourne care facility over COVID deaths
... under the Occupational Health and Safety Act . The regulators alleges that St Basil's failed to require its workers to wear PPE , train and ensure they were able to competently use the equipment and supervise its use. There isn't a resolution to the Supreme Court action relating to former managers of the facility giving evidence at the coronial inquest. The WorkSafe charges relating to St Basil's will be heard in Melbourne Magistrates' Court on August 1. The regulator said that several other investigations ...
Updated: 07/04/2022
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