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Maharashtra government reclassifies Manora MLA hostel as residential areas, eligible for higher ISF

The Manora MLA hostel, which is being rebuilt by the state’s public works department, will now be eligible for an increased floor space index (FSI), after the government reclassified it as residential neighborhoods on Wednesday. on the model of the staff of the CISF and BMC. quarters. The state’s urban development department sanctioned an FSI […]

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The government approves the 17th tranche of electoral obligations; the sale opens on July 1st

New Delhi, June 29 (PTI) Ahead of assembly elections in five states, the government on Tuesday approved the issuance of the 17th tranche of Election Bonds, which will be open for sale July 1-10. Election bonds have been touted as an alternative to cash donations to political parties as part of efforts to ensure transparency […]

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Payday loan alternatives are becoming more widely available

In perhaps the most unprecedented change, the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2021, designed to provide financial relief during the pandemic, included $3 billion specifically for the CDFI Fund, which provides financial assistance to CDFIs and minority depository institutions (MDIs). That amount is nearly equal to what the fund has received in total since its inception […]

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Delta variant brings death toll in South Africa to over 60,000 – latest updates

The new coronavirus has infected more than 182 million people and killed more than 3.9 million. Here are the latest developments related to Covid for June 29: Undertakers wearing personal protective equipment carry a coffin during the funeral of a COVID-19 victim at Olifantsvlei cemetery, southwest of Joburg, South Africa, January 6, 2021 (Reuters) Tuesday […]

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Public Meeting Teleconferencing Expansion During Pandemic To Expire In California | Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

In response to the urgent need for public agencies to adapt to the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, in March 2020, California Governor Gavin Newsom issued Executive Order N-29-20 (partially amending Executive Order N-25-20) suspend parts of Brown’s Law that usually restrict the use of public meetings by teleconference. In anticipation of California’s supposedly […]

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First Look: A New Coalition Forms To Fight The GOP Legislature In Texas

Texas advocacy and political groups will launch a new coalition on Monday to fight Republicans’ efforts to change election laws in their state and support Texans in need after last winter’s pandemic and crippling storm, learned Axios. Why is this important: As Democratic lawyers fight against proposed or enacted changes to election laws in battlefield […]

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Team of specialists sent to South Florida to investigate collapse

WASHINGTON (AP) – A half-dozen scientists and engineers specializing in catastrophic structural failures are heading to South Florida to gather first-hand information about the cause of the catastrophic collapse of Champlain Towers South. Their initial work will be used to determine whether a further study is warranted. The first two members of the team arrived […]

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Oregon Legislature Aims To Put “Patients Before Profits” By Passing Bill To Review Healthcare Mergers And Acquisitions

Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital in Portland. MO Stevens / Wikimedia Commons As the 2021 session draws to a close, Oregon lawmakers have approved a bill that will require mergers and acquisitions by healthcare companies to be approved by the Department of Consumer and Business Services. State and Oregon Health Authority. House Bill 2362 – which […]

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Uttarakhand Congressman writes to European Commission urging it to clear “confusion” over bypolls

ANI | Update: June 26, 2021 9:15 PM STI Dehradun (Uttarakhand) [India], June 26 (ANI): Former Uttarakhand Minister and Congress Leader Navprabhat wrote to the Election Commission urging it to “clear up the confusion” in the state over by-polls, including that of Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat who must be elected to the assembly within […]

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Bhutan to legalize tobacco products to control the spread of Covid-19

THIMPU: The National Assembly on Friday adopted the Tobacco Control (Amendment) Bill 2021 and the Bhutan Tax Bill 2021, in a first step towards lifting the ban and legalizing the sale, l purchase, possession, distribution and transportation of tobacco and tobacco products in the country. In passing the Bhutan Tobacco Control (Amendment) Bill 2021 with […]

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State assembly education related bills aimed at investing in students, bullying prevention

A few education bills designed to help Coloradians return to work and earn their degrees were passed by the state’s General Assembly earlier this month. Supporters of the measures say the legislation, which will allow funding for programs under the Colorado Department of Higher Education, relates to economic recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic – when […]

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Historical allegation of ‘trial and error’ haunts Joyce | Port Lincoln weather

A Western Australian MP has used parliamentary privilege to raise historic allegations of sexual misconduct by newly reinstated Nationals Leader and Deputy Prime Minister Barnaby Joyce. Jackie Jarvis, of the Labor Party, spoke in the Washington state upper house early Friday, saying she wanted to “set the record straight” about allegations made by a woman […]

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Letter to the Editor: Juneteenth is good, but other days are also worth watching | Notice

Now that the official gala is over, I will express my personal concerns. As most will attest, we tend to criticize things from our own world view. It has been about 30 years since Yvonne Jones, then director of the historic Barnett Child Care Center, brought the Juneteenth celebration to Huntington and primarily the state […]

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Legislature approves bill to legalize fireworks on certain days | News, Sports, Jobs

A bill to legalize fireworks intended for consumers on certain days in Ohio is in the process of being passed. But this will only take effect for a while, even if everything goes according to plan. “I’m thrilled,” said Bruce Zoldan, president and CEO of Phantom Fireworks, a Youngstown company and the nation’s largest consumer […]

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UTSA, Bexar County Foster Youth Project Receives Renewed Legislature Funding | UTSA today | UTSA

Launched in 2019, BCFES is a one-of-a-kind UTSA-led collaboration with Texas A&M University-San Antonio, Alamo Colleges District, Bexar County Juvenile Court, San Child Advocates Antonio (CASA) and the children’s shelter. Serving as a national model for student success, the pilot has developed programs and practices to guide students with a history of foster care – […]

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NCAP REAFFIRMS ITS POSITION FOR STRONG POLICE REVIEW BOARDS

June 23, 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NCAP REAFFIRMS THE POSITION OF POLICE REVIEW BOARDS CALLS FOR THE NJ ASSEMBLY TO HONOR A HISTORIC MOMENT Following confused and controversial maneuvers around what may be a revolutionary legislative enactment of police reform, Newark Communities for Accountable Policing (NCAP), has clearly reaffirmed its position for “strong” civilian review […]

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Perspectives from U.S. Federal Labor – Week of June 14, 2021

This is a weekly article highlighting the labor topics that the US legislature and executive have focused on the week before. In this issue, we cover: Ministry of Labor regulatory program for spring 2021 Leadership Updates from the Work of the Biden Administration Senate HELPS Republican leaders lobby for hearing on President’s budget proposal WIOA […]

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Kinne defeats Bennett in Democratic candidacy for 15th district of county legislature

Syracuse, NY – Bill Kinne won the Democratic primary for the 15th Legislative District of Onondaga County, beating Joe Bennett by nearly 13 percentage points, according to unofficial election results. Kinne, the incumbent, got 698 votes to 540 for Bennett, according to the Onondaga County Electoral Board. Kinne will now face Republican Kevin Ryan in […]

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott sets July 8 as special legislature on voting on bills and other matters

Sign up for The Brief, our daily newsletter that keeps readers informed of the most important news from Texas. Governor Greg Abbott has scheduled a special session for the Texas State Parliament to begin on July 8. His office announced on Tuesday. Abbott’s office did not specify which legislative priorities would be on the special […]

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Production of the Sputnik V vaccine abroad will reach up to 6 million doses per month from July – society & culture

MOSCOW, June 22. / TASS /. Production of Russian Sputnik V vaccine abroad will rise to 5-6 million doses per month from July, Russian Industry and Trade Minister Denis Manturov said in meeting with President of the Federation Council, Valentina Matvienko. The minister’s remarks are quoted by the press service of the Federation Council, the […]

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The legislator’s secret energy bill: For our children and grandchildren, we just need to do better

Image: Adobe Stock In these divided, tumultuous and sometimes frightening times that we live in, here is a powerful source of shared comfort and hope for people of all identities and beliefs: We humans love our children and grandchildren. We can differ sharply on countless social, political, religious, and ethical issues, but when it comes […]

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Assam: Former congressman Rupjyoti Kurmi joins the BJP | Guwahati News

GUWAHATI: Former congressional lawmaker Rupjyoti Kurmi, the only influential tea tribe community party MP in the 126-member assembly, joined the ruling BJP on Monday “to take part in the struggle to protect civilization of Assam “. Kurmi had resigned from the Grand Old Party and membership in the assembly last Friday. On Monday, he joined […]

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Budget NSW: Booming real estate market and localized lockdowns responsible for Covid rebound | New South Wales Politics

Soaring house prices and New South Wales’ decision to keep the state open as much as possible during the Covid-19 pandemic will offer a faster return to blackout for the state, prompting the treasurer, Dominic Perrottet, to declare NSW “dressed for success”. Much higher than expected stamp duty returns thanks to the booming real estate […]

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The Nation: #OurMothersToo: Consider the forced sterilization of my Abuela

#OurMothersToo: count with the forced sterilization of my Abuela This article introduces our client Dawn Wooten and was originally published here. For as far back as I can remember my grandmother, Obdulia Perez, had paper thin skin with satiny wrinkles etched deep into it. She enjoyed bingo, cooking for her family and neighbors, writing poems […]

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Tamil Nadu to appoint five-member economic advisory board

Chennai: Tamil Nadu Governor Banwarilal Purohit said the first session of the 16th Legislative Assembly will begin today with the governor’s speech. The Economic Advisory Board includes world-renowned economists including Nobel Laureate US economist Esther Duflo, former Reserve Bank governor Raghuram Rajan, former chief economic adviser to the central government Arvind Subramaniam, professor Jean Dries […]

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Sports betting could generate more than $ 40 million in Puerto Rico

Pedro Pierlusi, Governor of Puerto Rico, has announced the creation of an advisory group on the sports betting, electronic games and fantasy sports industries. According to official estimates, these sectors could contribute more than $ 40 million to local funds. This group “will advise the Gambling Commission and the Governor of Puerto Rico on this […]

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How to get out of payday loan debt now

The key is to shop around and find a loan at the most affordable rate and with the most favorable terms possible. If you are able to get a personal loan, you can significantly reduce the interest rate and borrowing costs you pay compared to payday loans. More of your money will go towards paying […]