Days before the election, Stormy Daniels threatened to cancel deal to keep alleged affair with Trump secret

Days before the election, Stormy Daniels threatened to cancel deal to keep alleged affair with Trump secret The Washington Post 17 hrs ago Beth Reinhard, Frances Stead Sellers, Emma Brown © From left to right: AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster; AP Photo/Matt Sayles/From left to right: AP Photo/Carol… President Donald Trump and Stormy Daniels. The 2016 election […]

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Federal Election Commission launches investigative probe into the NRA — here’s why | TheBlaze

The Federal Election Commission has launched a preliminary investigation into the National Rifle Association to determine whether the pro-Second Amendment organization received illegal contributions from Russian entities intended to benefit the Trump campaign in 2016. What happened? According to Politico , the probe was launched in part after a liberal advocacy group, American Democracy Legal […]

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10 Questions For Arun Jaitley On Nirav Modi Scam – By Yashwant Sinha

10 Questions For Arun Jaitley On Nirav Modi Scam Published: February 20, 2018 12:44 IST 52 Shares PRINT COMMENTS The Nirav Modi scam has not only exposed the frailties of the banking system in the country but also sullied the sparkling image of the Modi government. It was but natural for a political slugfest to […]

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Canadians’ confidential tax info to be shared with police in other countries

Confidential information from Canadian taxpayers could soon be shared with police and authorities in three dozen countries around the world, under measures included in Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s latest budget. In an inconspicuous section tucked into a small 78-page annex to the budget, the government says it wants to give police and tax authorities new […]

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Federal budget looks ready to help protect more lands, inland waters, oceans – Politics – CBC News

CBC SecureDrop Federal budget looks ready to help protect more lands, inland waters, oceans Canada must protect 17% of land, inland waters as well as 10% of oceans by 2020 under UN agreement The Canadian Press Posted: Feb 20, 2018 4:17 PM ET Last Updated: Feb 20, 2018 6:14 PM ET The Nature Conservancy of […]

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Historic Delavan industrial building to be converted into apartments

DELAVAN – A 75-year-old industrial building’s upcoming transformation into loft-style apartments represents several firsts for this small Walworth County community. It’s the first such conversion project here, while also marking the first local development to use historic preservation tax credits. And, when it opens in late 2019, the Bergamot Brass Works Apartments will be Delavan’s […]

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Leader of the House Grace Fu calls on WP’s Sylvia Lim to apologise and withdraw comment on timing of GST hike by Thursday, Politics News & Top Stories – The Straits Times

SINGAPORE – Leader of the House Grace Fu on Tuesday (March 6) joined the chorus of calls from government leaders for Workers’ Party (WP) chairman Sylvia Lim to withdraw her comment on the timing of the goods and services tax (GST) hike, and apologise to Parliament. Ms Fu requested that this be done by Thursday, […]

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GOP wants to flood politics with dark money using hidden “policy riders”

David Koch; Mitch McConnell; Charles Koch (Credit: AP/Phelan M. Ebenhack/Jacquelyn Martin/YouTube/ABC News ) GOP wants to flood politics with dark money using hidden “policy riders” Campaign finance reform was once a bipartisan issue. With Koch money flooding into the GOP, those days are gone Arn Pearson 2018-03-20T08:58:07Z • 2018-03-20T08:58:07Z The rising tide of political spending […]

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Mauritius: Mauritius drags India to international court over Andhra SEZ case | India News – Times of India

HYDERABAD: The Mauritius government has dragged India to the International Court of Justice for arbitration in the InduTech Zone Investments case. InduTech Zone IT SEZ had failed to take off after CBI chargesheeted Andhra opposition leader Jagan Mohan Reddy in a scam involving the land earmarked for the purpose. Indu Shyam Prasad Reddy, who was […]

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