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Ndume Remains Unperturbed in Face of Adversity

This Day 23 Jul 2024
Atiku alleged that the current administration of President Tinubu has become an anathema to the general principle of democracy as providing primary protection for the people against executive excesses.

CISLAC Flays Senate Leadership for Stifling Dissent, Introducing Autocracy in the Assembly 

This Day 22 Jul 2024
“It portrays the Senate as a mere extension of the executive, contradicting its role as a check on government excesses.”  ... “They are supposed to checkmate the excesses of the other arms of government irrespective of party loyalty.

Germany’s solar market faces price wars, consolidation

PV Magazine 22 Jul 2024
“Several competitors in our region are already insolvent, but this is a healthy market shakeout,” said one executive ...Price competition in the balcony module segment makes a normal PV system seem too expensive,” said another executive.

The Yezidi genocide devastated Iraq’s community 10 years ago − but the roots of the ...

San Francisco Chronicle 22 Jul 2024
Eds ... The Associated Press does not guarantee the content ... About 1,500 Yezidis were executed. A similar number lost their lives from excessive heat, thirst or starvation while stranded on Mount Sinjar, before U.S ... .

With Biden out, why Obama can’t make a comeback in 2024

Athens Banner-Herald 22 Jul 2024
One name that might come up in such discussions is former President Barack Obama. But the question remains ... The answer is no ... Roosevelt’s unprecedented four-term presidency, which raised concerns about the potential for excessive executive power.

UNICEF reports sharp increase in child casualties in West Bank since Israeli war outbreak

Press TV 22 Jul 2024
The figures raise serious alarm around unnecessary and excessive use of force against the most vulnerable, the UN body added. UNICEF Executive Director Catherine Russell expressed concern that children ...

Can Barack Obama serve as vice president? Constitutional scholars disagree

Star Gazette 22 Jul 2024
President Joe Biden dropping out of the presidential race Sunday shook the political world ... "If anyone tried this," he said ... Roosevelt’s unprecedented four-term presidency, which raised concerns about the potential for excessive executive power.

Next year's Open at Royal Portrush expected to be bigger than '19

BBC News 21 Jul 2024
Outgoing R&A Chief Executive Martin Slumbers is predicting the Open will again attract a crowd in excess of 250,000 at Royal Portrush next year ... .

Sean Kingston and his mother indicted in $1 million fraud scheme

Sun Sentinel 21 Jul 2024
“Through the execution of this scheme, the defendants obtained in excess of $1 million in property,” prosecutors said.

8 Things Doctors Would Never, Ever Do When It's Hot Outside

Huffington Post 21 Jul 2024
In the worst cases, though, hot weather can be deadly, especially for older adults who are “more prone to get dehydrated more quickly in excessive heat,” said Dr. John Schumann, the Oklahoma-based executive medical director of Oak Street Health ... 4 ... 7 ... .

Go questions legality of PhilHealth funds transfer

The Manila Times 20 Jul 2024
"We want to know the executive's explanation as to why PhilHealth has 'excess funds' while many patients are still suffering and unable to pay for their hospitalization or treatment.

Budget and parliament

Dawn 20 Jul 2024
... or excess budget ... To begin with, there is no justification for the executive to incur excess amounts and alter the budget in any manner once parliament has accorded its approval after the debate.

Bong Go vows to question, probe PhilHealth fund transfer

Manila Bulletin 19 Jul 2024
Go said it is important for the Executive department to explain as to why PhilHealth has “excess funds” while many patients still do not have any access to proper health care.

Lower energy costs or risk collapse: KCCI

The News International 19 Jul 2024
Sheikh further emphasized the plight of small traders and industrialists already struggling with “excessively high gas and electricity tariffs” ... Expressing some optimism, Sheikh mentioned an upcoming meeting with the chief executive of K-Electric.

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President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris meet with cabinet members and staff for a report of the Task Force on Worker Organizing and Empowerment, Friday, February 4, 2022, in the Oval Office of the White House.
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