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Breaking barriers: Middle East Women Board of Directors 2022 offers unique networking opportunity for female leaders

Khaleejtimes 09 Dec 2022
The conference will feature a keynote speech on “Why women are a secret weapon in business and life?” by Naomi Bagdonas, Corporate Strategist and Executive Advisor, Lecturer - Stanford Graduate School of Business and Jennifer Aaker, Behavioral Scientist and General Atlantic Professor - Stanford Graduate School of Business.

BSF-BGB vow to ensure peace along international border

The Wire Network 09 Dec 2022
Various issues of bilateral interest to pave way for enhancing the understanding and cooperation between both the border guarding forces of the two countries were discussed at length”, said Inspector General (IG), BSF, Tripura Frontier, Sumit Sharan at a joint press conference after three-day regional conference.

Middle powers must assert more influence, forum hears

The Jakarta Post 09 Dec 2022
... overlooked and have their interests undermined in the face of geopolitical giants, analysts argued at the 13th general conference of the Council for Security Cooperation in the Asia-Pacific (CSCAP).

Idaho owes a debt of gratitude to its longest-serving attorney general

Victoria Advocate 09 Dec 2022
Idaho Attorney General Lawrence Wasden was first elected in 2002 ... Perhaps no tribute to Attorney General Wasden could surpass the accolades heaped on him by Idaho’s six previous attorneys general in a resolution I presented to the Conference of Western Attorneys General at its Sun Valley meeting on June 13, 2022..

COP28 to reveal ‘full picture’ of UAE’s clean energy future

Gulf News 09 Dec 2022
The global energy transition will be one of the main areas of focus at the COP28 climate conference in the UAE next year, with its director general saying that the event will help develop a trillion-dollar plan to transform energy systems ... in the run up to the global conference.

INEC to Staff: We Have Zero Tolerance for Infractions

This Day 09 Dec 2022
With 79 days to the 2023 general election, Secretary to the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC), Mrs ... Oriaran-Anthony stated this in her acceptance speech after she was sworn in for her second term in office as the Secretary to the Commission at a brief ceremony held at INEC Conference Room, Abuja.

Action sought for biodiversity

China Daily 09 Dec 2022
During a COP15 news conference on Wednesday, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on governments to develop "ambitious national action plans", while also pushing the Global North to increase funding for developing countries.

Perfect storm of human activity threatening marine life, conservationists warn

Belfast Telegraph 09 Dec 2022
Today’s IUCN Red List update reveals a perfect storm of unsustainable human activity decimating marine life around the globeDr Bruno Oberle, IUCN director general ... Dr Bruno Oberle, IUCN director general said ... “As the world looks to the ongoing UN biodiversity conference to set the course for nature recovery, we simply cannot afford to fail.

3,988 individuals in Punjab identified for radical activities; 220 received money from SFJ

Hindustan Times 09 Dec 2022
The data was shared by Punjab police officers during the Director General/Inspector General (DG/IG) conference 2021 of the Intelligence Bureau. HT has reviewed a copy of the document ... Writing about other counter-terrorism challenges in Punjab, Amit Prasad, additional director general of police (ADGP) Counter Intelligence (Punjab),said ... ....

Qatar and FIFA’s Callous Response to a Migrant Worker’s Death

Human Rights Watch 09 Dec 2022
The tragic death of a Filipino migrant worker, Alex, his surname unknown, at a World Cup site in Qatar should have been treated humanely ... And this is something you want to talk about right now?” FIFA Secretary General Fatma Samoura walked away from a reporter, saying, “I think we are here for the conference if it is about anything else, I am sorry.

Pritzker signs changes to SAFE-T Act’s cash bail provisions

The News-Gazette 09 Dec 2022
“I’m pleased that the General Assembly has passed clarifications that uphold the principle we fought to protect ... The measure creates a grant program to aid public defenders with increased caseloads, but allocation of funding for the program would be up to future General Assemblies.

YSRC to oppose bifurcation in Supreme Court

The Times of India 09 Dec 2022
The PM even said the mother was killed to save the child while referring to the division of AP to form the new state,” Rajeshwara Reddy alleged at a media conference in Hyderabad. Earlier in the day, Ramakrishna Reddy, who is also the general secretary of YSRC, reiterated that his ...

Wolf backs regulatory change that would formalize discrimination protections for LGBTQ Pennsylvanians

The Doylestown Intelligencer 09 Dec 2022
Wolf, a Democrat first elected in 2014, has asked Republican leaders in the General Assembly throughout his tenure to pass a bill that would add discrimination protections based on sexual orientation and gender identity to state law ... “While the General Assembly has yet to make ...

This Day in History — December 9

Jamaica Observer 09 Dec 2022
Today is the 343th day of 2022 ... US President Bill Clinton fires Surgeon General Joycelyn Elders after learning she had told a conference that masturbation should be discussed in school as a part of human sexuality ... British Home Secretary Jack Straw rules that Spain can start proceedings to extradite former Chilean dictator General Augusto Pinochet ... .

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