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Vietnam jails 6 for disturbing public order in protests

A court in south central Vietnam has sentenced six people to up to two-and-a-half years in prison after finding them guilty of throwing rocks, bricks and gas bombs at police in protests against a proposed law on special economic zones......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsJul 12th, 2018

Ohio Moves Forward On Autonomous, But Public Still Needs Assurance

John Kasich signed an executive order in May that will allow companies to test autonomous vehicles on all publ.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 10th, 2018

Public records show NC officials" response to Equifax breach

The state of North Carolina has entered into a consent order with credit ratings agency Equifax, one that requires the company to take specific action to protect confidential consumer information in the wake of last year’s security breach......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 28th, 2018

Donald Trump"s Executive Order Creates "mommy and Me Jails," Says Samantha Bee

"No more baby interment camps, just regular internment camps. That's what we call a win in 2018.".....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 21st, 2018

What Will Happen to Immigrant Children After Trump Halts Family Separation at Border

After extensive public outrage over his administration's "zero tolerance" policy that resulted in families being separated at the border, President Donald Trump signed an executive order halting family separations......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 20th, 2018

Who Is Will Nguyen? American Student Arrested In Vietnam After Economic Protests

The Vietnamese foreign ministry said that a consular visit is being arranged with Nguyen......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJun 14th, 2018

Australia"s public broadcaster canned an interview with a campaigner for human rights in China, and she says it was because of her "affiliations"

Anastasia Lin Australia's national broadcaster cancelled an interview with Chinese-born human rights activist Anastasia Lin, citing her "affiliations." A producer said the order came from "higher ups." Lin said the word "affiliations" reminded her of th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 7th, 2018

Denver may start removing electric scooters from city sidewalks

Those electric scooters that suddenly appeared all over downtown Denver may be disappearing just as quickly. On Friday, Denver Public Works issued a release saying that they have given the companies operating the scooters an order to remove them from.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2018

Sterlite shut down: Vedanta to challenge order once protests cool down?

Sources said that with local tensions running high over the deaths of the protesters, the resources company was holding off for now from filing a legal challenge.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 30th, 2018

Pakistan rejects India"s protests against Gilgit-Baltistan order

The order is being seen as Islamabad's efforts towards incorporating the disputed region as its fifth province.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 28th, 2018

Rs 130 bn tenders withdrawn or cancelled to promote Make in India products

"The DIPP is taking every step for effective implementation of public procurement order, 2017, to promote 'made in India' products," the government official said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 24th, 2018

N.C. regulators accused of serious legal errors in Duke Energy coal-ash order

The Public Staff has joined in asking the Supreme Court to overturn the N.C. Utility Commission ruling that customers should pay Duke Energy's coal-ash costs......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 16th, 2018

Open season on religion

If open-air namaz represents a law and order problem and potential land jihad, then Khattar should also be exercised about kawariyas, jagrans and trees on public land that morph into temples.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 8th, 2018

How the Christian Right Was Molded By Anti-Vietnam War Protests | Opinion

For decades, mainline Protestant denominations had united liberal leaders with more conservative churchgoers. That union proved unsustainable in the wake of 1968......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 6th, 2018

University of California wins court order barring "essential" medical staff from striking

After a more-than-two-hour court hearing, a judge upheld a legal action by the University of California to prevent some medical employees from going on strike next week. The Public Employment Relations Board filed the suit in Sacramento County Superio.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2018

Germany to Cut Public-Sector Investment as Welfare Spending Rises

Germany will cut public-sector investment in order to maintain a budget surplus while welfare spending soars, according to Berlin’s latest fiscal plans......»»

Category: europeSource: wsjMay 3rd, 2018

‘Red alert’ protest for net neutrality starts May 9

Websites are planning public protests as the Senate prepares to vote on a resolution to overturn the FCC’s rollback of net neutrality rules......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 30th, 2018

Women who adopt "male traits" often see business success, study says

A professor studying gender differences in communication found that in order to get a seat in the C-suite, some women public relations professionals shift their personality traits to be more like men. Following 40 public relations practitioners fo.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 19th, 2018

Centre, BJP reach out to Dalits again; Shah to address rally in Rae Bareli

The BJP has been nervous about its Dalit support base deserting the party in the wake of the March 20 order and due to subsequent protests.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 17th, 2018

Starbucks arrests spark protests

Two black men were arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks for sitting in the store without placing an order. The CEO apologized, calling the incident "reprehensible.".....»»

Category: videoSource: cnnApr 16th, 2018

Trump executive order boosts work requirements for neediest Americans

President Trump directed federal agencies to strengthen existing work requirements and introduce new ones for low-income Americans receiving Medicaid, food stamps, public housing benefits and welfare......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 10th, 2018