Category: Leaders

Renteria standing by attack on Newsom

FRESNO, Calif. – No regrets from Valley native Amanda Renteria, one day after taking aim at fellow gubernatorial candidate Gavin Newsom. Renteria called on Newsom to step down as Lieutenant Governor, describing a former affair with a married staffer while serving as mayor of San Francisco as a case of workplace sexual misconduct.     Friday, […]

SC orders to remove pictures of political leaders from govt ads

Supreme Court has ordered to remove pictures of political leaders from government advertisements by 3rd of next month, reported Radio Pakistan. A three-member bench of apex court headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, while hearing a sou motu notice sought details of the government advertisements with pictures of political leaders . […]

SC orders Sindh to remove signboards picturing politicians by April 4

Chief secret­ary direct­ed to submit compli­ance report along with affida­vit on next hearin­g Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar. PHOTO: FILE KARACHI: The Supreme Court has ordered Sindh government to ensure that all advertisements, signboards and panaflex with pictures of politicians are removed from across the province by April 4. Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) […]

New Sinn Fein Leader Has a Familiar Task: Wooing Irish-Americans

“This time of the year is so hectic,” she said. “It’s just like St. Patrick’s Day on turbocharge.” Photo Gerry Adams led Sinn Fein for the previous 34 years, including during an American-brokered peace process that ended Ireland’s sectarian conflict in 1998. Credit Michael M. Santiago for The New York Times Ms. McDonald is a […]

Letter: Good riddance to 20th century

A few months ago it became clear to me what is happening in our country: we are witnessing the last gasp of the 20th century. We have political leaders clinging to an economic model that for the last 50 years has resulted in stagnant wages, higher costs of living and an overall decrease of living […]

Crowning glory: Xi and Modi have monarchial ambitions

Modern leaders – whether in democratic India or communist China – feel nostalgic for the days of autocracy, rule by one person with the absolute power to transform the nation in accordance with their individual vision without any political and legal obstacles. Paul M Johnson, in his A Glossary of Political … Source

Buhari, Obasanjo, other leaders to parley on Nigeria’s challenges

A Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), the Shade of Women Foundation (TSWF), has unveiled a book entitled: “She Said So, and Other Stories”, which it aims to use to enlighten Nigerians and other African countries on the influence of the girl-child and women in national development. Speaking at the event, which was held as part of its […]