Cancer of corruption destroys the soul of Lebanon After the Beirut port explosion last year, the prospect of a failed investigation – let alone two – into the blame for this monstrous explosion would have sparked global disbelief. More than 200 people died when hundreds of tons of dangerously stored ammonium nitrate fertilizer caught fire …

In recent weeks, Kerala has seen the spectacle of sections of the clergy and politicians making unfounded allegations that non-Muslim youth are the targets of “love jihad” and “drug jihad”. The language used was clearly aimed at driving a sectarian wedge into a state that boasts centuries of communal harmony. It is commendable that Chief …

BEIJING (AP) – A former Chinese justice minister has become the target of President Xi Jinping’s anti-corruption campaign. Fu Zhenghua, who was also a former deputy minister of public security, is under investigation for serious violations of party discipline and the law, the Central Party Discipline Control Commission said on Saturday. communist in power. He …

Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon, Dr Yasser Elwi (right) and George Kerdahy, Lebanese Minister of Information CAIRO – October 2, 2021: Egyptian Ambassador to Lebanon Dr Yasser Elwi met a number of Lebanese government officials on Saturday to discuss ways to support and develop bilateral economic relations between Egypt and Lebanon. The meeting was attended by …

Marc Ylen MEDIA FROM THE MIDDLE VALLEY Researchers at Oregon State University have found that the total value of Oregon’s agriculture, fiber and food industry exceeds $ 42 billion. They also found that more than 2,000 farms have been established in Oregon in recent years. Researchers from the College of Agricultural Sciences and the OSU …

The European Union negotiated a deal in April to ease a political crisis between the ruling Georgian Dream party and opposition groups, including the Saakashvili United National Movement, the country’s second largest political force. The agreement stipulated that early parliamentary elections should be called in 2022 if Georgian Dream obtains less than 43% of all …

Transport Minister Ali Hamie met with the President of the French Embassy’s Economy Department, François De Ricoflis, to discuss transport in Lebanon. During the meeting, Ali Hamie reiterated his request for the French Ambassador to provide buses for the Lebanese government as a grant to Lebanon. He stressed the importance of the transport sector as …

Rising costs have raised concerns among Americans about their financial future and reduced their confidence in the economy, according to the University of Michigan’s monthly consumer confidence survey, released Friday. The survey found consumers were slightly more optimistic about the economy in September compared to the previous month, but far less than in April, when …

Sun Lijun, then Deputy Minister of Public Security, attends a meeting in Wuhan, central China’s Hubei Province on April 7, 2020. The ruling Communist Party of China expelled Sun amid a series of corruption charges on abandoning his post amid the COVID-19 epidemic. Sun Lijun, then Deputy Minister of Public Security, attends a meeting in …

By Frank Kane The UAE will take center stage on the world stage for the next six months – the length of Expo 2020 Dubai, the extravagance of business, technology, connectivity and pure showbiz finally kicking off at a sumptuous opening ceremony Thursday. There is no doubt that the exhibition will raise the profile of …