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“Instead, their safety is being put at risk by yet another glitch from the SNP government’s rollout programme, this time on vaccine certifications. Vaccinations are our route back to normality and the Scottish government has a duty to ensure this is done safely and efficiently.
Manny Pacquiao’s last fight was against Keith Thurman in July 2019 Manny Pacquiao is set for his first fight in two years when he faces WBC and IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr in August. The 42-year-old has not fought since he beat Keith Therman for the WBA welterweight title in July 2019. He announced […]
WASHINGTON — When Communist Chinese forces began shelling islands controlled by Taiwan in 1958, the United States rushed to back up its ally with military force — including drawing up plans to carry out nuclear strikes on mainland China, according to an apparently still-classified document that sheds new light on how dangerous that crisis was. […]
How can you be so sure that these laws are strong enough to stop voter fraud but weak enough to not create new barriers for communities who have had it hard to vote? Those are not on the same playing field, they simply are not. When it comes to these extended lines that have happened […]
Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your wrap-up of the week in national politics. I’m Lisa Lerer, your host. For the new president, the first 100 days were needles, checks and normalcy. During the early months of his nascent administration, President Biden largely pursued his own agenda. He got a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan passed, supercharged […]
Speaking on BBC Radio 4’s Today programme, the chairman of the House of Commons Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee also said the BBC should have an “open mind” about the possibility of compensation and how it interacts with whistleblowers “who have clearly faced quite profound consequences due to this fiasco”.
In 2008, deep-blue California banned same-sex marriage. In 2018, steadfastly conservative Arkansas and Missouri increased their minimum wage. And last year, Republican-controlled Arizona and Montana legalized recreational marijuana. These moves were all the product of ballot initiatives, a century-old fixture of American democracy that allows voters to bypass their legislatures to enact new laws, often […]
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Bellator women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg continued her dominance of the 145lb division with a fifth-round TKO victory against American Leslie Smith. The bout at Bellator 259 was a rematch of their contest at UFC 198 five years ago, when Cyborg finished Smith via TKO in 81 seconds in front of a raucous crowd in […]