Sinema took Wall Street money while killing tax on investors

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: The Associated Press Brian Slodysko Publishing date: Aug 13, 2022  •  17 minutes ago  •  7 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content WASHINGTON (AP) — Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, the Arizona Democrat who single-handedly thwarted her party’s longtime goal of raising taxes on wealthy investors, received … Read more

Worst Storm in Century Floods Seoul, Killing at Least 9, With More Rain Expected

South Korean repair crews took advantage of a lull in torrential rainfall to drain flooded train stations and fix damages after one of the worst storms in over a century hit Seoul, killing at least nine people including two Chinese nationals. President Yoon Suk Yeol, in a meeting on Wednesday, apologized to the nation for … Read more

Encounter or killing? Nearly five-fold rise in pending cases, shows data

Two gangsters and suspects in the murder case of Punjabi singer Sidhu Moose Wala were recently killed in an encounter by Punjab Police’s Anti-Gangster Task Force in a four-hour-long shootout. Encounter killings or extrajudicial executions by the police often make headlines and have become increasi­ngly familiar in India. In the last six … Read more

Powerful 7.1 Magnitude Quake Hits Philippines, Killing at Least 4

A powerful 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck the northern Philippine island of Luzon on Wednesday killing four people, damaging buildings and sending strong tremors through the capital, Manila. Two people were killed in Benguet province, one in Abra province, and one more in another province, Interior Secretary Benjamin Abalos told a news conference. Sixty people were … Read more

Boat carrying Haitian migrants sinks off Bahamas, killing 17; 25 rescued

A boat carrying Haitian migrants apparently capsized off the Bahamas early Sunday, and Bahamian security forces recovered the bodies of 17 people and rescued 25 others, authorities said. It wasn’t clear if there were any people missing after the boat sank about seven miles from New Providence. Prime … Read more

SC junks plea seeking probe into 2009 Maoist killing in Chhattisgarh

The Supreme Court on Thursday junked a plea by activist Himanshu Kumar seeking an independent probe against security forces for the alleged extra-judicial killing of tribals in Chhattisgarh’s Dantewada in 2009. The top court also imposed a fine of Rs 5 lakh on Kumar. A bench comprising Justices A.M. … Read more

Japan ruling coalition set to win vote in wake of Shinzo Abe killing

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Reuters Elaine Lies and Satoshi Sugiyama Publishing date: Jul 10, 2022  •  14 minutes ago  •  2 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content TOKYO — Japan’s ruling coalition was projected to keep its majority in the upper house of parliament on Sunday, two days after … Read more

Japan ruling party set for strong election showing after Abe killing

Breadcrumb Trail Links PMN Business Author of the article: Publishing date: Jul 09, 2022  •  20 minutes ago  •  3 minute read  •  Join the conversation Article content TOKYO — Japanese voters went to the polls on Sunday for an upper house election in which the ruling Liberal Democratic Party (LDP) may receive a surge of … Read more