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Israel’s Netanyahu to face new police questioning over corruption

Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu will be questioned by police on Sunday for the second time this month over two alleged cases of corruption. Netanyahu is suspected to have received luxury gifts from wealthy supporters, including Israeli businessman and Hollywood producer Arnon Milchan, a long-time friend who reportedly sent boxes of expensive cigars and other items […]

David Oualaalou, Board of Contributors: Once-stable House of Saud imploding amid Arabian intrigue | Board Of Contributors

If Saudi Arabia didn’t already have enough worries in a fast-changing Middle East, yet another crisis has hit home for the once-stable desert kingdom: the sweeping arrests of 11 princes and former ministers. The move ordered by King Salman and carried out by his impulsive son, Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, known increasingly as “MBS,” […]

Serve constituents, not donors | News, Sports, Jobs

DEAR EDITOR: Tax reform needs to occur and not in a watered-down version. It should be simple, straightforward and without loophole deductions. And it should be embraced by both parties. The big question is can anything get done that will help the average citizen? The Democrats are the party of bad ideas hindering productivity and […]

DA to lay corruption charges against Bongani Bongo

“If proved to be true‚ these allegations serve as basis for criminal charges to be pursued and they further amount to a gross violation of the provisions of the Executive Members’ Ethics Act and the associated Executive Ethics Code which‚ amongst others‚ prohibits ministers from using their position to enrich themselves or improperly benefit any […]

Malta’s core values in question

“The European Union’s fundamental values are respect for human dignity and human rights, freedom, democracy, equality and the rule of law. These values unite all Member States.” When Malta joined the EU in 2004, hopes were high for the future. In 2014, when Malta celebrated its first 10 years of membership, the changes were palpable, […]