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Trudeau Ministers Spoke of Using Tanks During Freedom Convoy Protests

Messages between Canada’s Justice Minister and Public Safety Minister have revealed the pair discussed deploying the Canadian army during the Freedom Convoy protests earlier this year, but the politicians involved insist the messages requesting armour on the streets were just an attempt at humour. The text messages between Justice Minister David Lametti and Public Safety … Read more

China, U.S. defense ministers hold talks on ties in Cambodia

Chinese State Councilor and Defense Minister Wei Fenghe, who is attending the ninth ASEAN Defense Ministers’ Meeting-Plus in Cambodia, held talks with U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin on Tuesday at the latter’s request. Briefing Austin on the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China, Wei said that Chinese President Xi Jinping and … Read more

RTL Today – Nine months parental leave: MPs welcome idea but ministers have reservations

The idea of increasing parental leave from six to nine months was welcomed by MPs present at a public debate in the Chamber of Deputies on Wednesday. The ministers present, however, were not so enthusiastic. More than 4,800 people had signed a petition calling for an extension of parental leave from six to nine months. … Read more

Woman charged after attack on Prime Minister’s Auckland electorate office

A woman will face court on Friday morning after being charged with intentional damage in relation to an attack on the prime minister’s electorate office. The front door of Jacinda Ardern’s Morningside office was smashed on Thursday morning, and a samurai sword could be seen lying outside. A 57-year-old Coatesville woman has since been charged … Read more

HEC all set to restore Prime Minister’s laptop scheme

KARACHI-Higher Education Commission (HEC) Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmed has announced to restore Prime Minister Laptop Scheme in the next few days. The HEC chairman made the announcement while speaking with journalists in Karachi. The chairman further shared that the HEC would also initiate a programme for online courses for students in Pakistan’s universities with support … Read more

Prime Minister’s Laptop Scheme to be resumed in few days, announces HEC

HEC Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmed. — HEC/File KARACHI: In a major relief for students, Higher Education Commission (HEC) Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmed Tuesday announced that the education regulatory body would the Prime Minister’s Laptop Scheme in the next few days. Talking to journalists, Mukhtar Ahmed announced that the HEC will also initiate a programme for … Read more

‘Chief Mouser’ Larry The Cat Has Now Outlasted 4 UK Prime Ministers

Meow that’s a long time in office. Larry the Cat has now held his position as “chief mouser” to the U.K. Cabinet Office through the terms of four prime ministers, NPR noted Friday. The 15-year-old feline is tasked with keeping the rodent population in check at No. 10 Downing St., a London building that serves … Read more

RTL Today – After Dieschbourg Affair: Will there soon be a law allowing investigations of former ministers?

A new law is expected to be established following the so-called “garden shed” affair in which former Environment Minister Carole Dieschbourg was involved. The announcement was made on the Chamber’s website that the Conference of Presidents and the Bureau of the Chamber had received the lawyer and university professor Patrick Kinsch, author of a report … Read more

RTL Today – In court: Two-year suspended sentence for threatening ministers Bettel and Lenert

A 37-year-old man was sentenced to two years in prison for sending threats to Prime Minister Xavier Bettel and Minister of Health Paulette Lenert. A Luxembourg bus driver admitted following his arrest that he had sent threatening letters to Bettel and Lenert on two occasions in 2020. In the letters, the accused had personally threatened … Read more