Posts Tagged ‘Minister’

Welsh First Minister: UK must ‘reform’ to survive

In an impassioned plea, Welsh First Minister, Mark Drakeford, has called on the UK to reform in order to survive. Addressing the Labour party conference in Brighton, Drakeford claims that the “bonds” keeping the UK’s four nations together were “being torn apart by Brexit” and “couldn’t-care-less Tory governments”. “Our task under a new UK […]

A Prime Minister Gantz would help American Zionists sell Israel to Democrats

No one knows who will lead the next government of Israel, but American Zionists are exulting over the political blow to Netanyahu and the good chance that he will lose the prime ministership. Not that the most likely man to succeed him, Benny Gantz of Blue and White, will do anything to end the Israel-Palestine […]

Renault, Peugeot will never be allowed to return to Iran: Minister

Iran’s minister of industries says French car giants Renault and Peugeot will never be allowed to return to the Iranian market given their records on reneging on promises. Reza Rahmani said on Tuesday that Iran will reconsider deals signed with the two major automakers for joint investment in Iran. The comments covered in IRIB […]

Iran’s daily gas output from South Pars to hit 750mcm in months: Minister

Tasnim – Iranian Oil Minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh said the country’s extraction of gas from the South Pars gas field would reach 750 million cubic meters per day by the end of the current Iranian calendar year (March 2020). Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a cabinet session in Tehran on Wednesday, Zanganeh said […]

Indian Chief Minister says Pakistan ‘should be ready to lose occupied Kashmir’

   Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Sunday warned Pakistan to stop supporting terrorism and added that it should be ready to lose Pakistan-Occupied-Kashmir (PoK). “Article 370 has been revoked. Now, Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) too is ours. Pakistan should be ready to lose PoK. For fulfilling the dream of united India, we are ready to […]

Paris’ justice minister backs accepting Snowden, who floats taking refuge in France

Justice Minister Nicole Belloubet said France should stick “to our strong principles on immigration,” meaning that “we must accept asylum seekers,” local media reported on Sunday. When asked if Snowden could set foot on French soil someday, she replied: “Yes … I back it.” Belloubet then made it clear that she was speaking in a private […]

Japan’s Environment Minister: We Will Have to Dump Fukushima Radioactive Water into the Sea

by Erin Elizabeth Japan’s environment minister said on Tuesday that Tokyo Electric Power will soon run out of room to store the radioactive water from its destroyed Fukushima nuclear power plant, and they will now have to dump it into the Pacific Ocean. Tokyo Electric (or Tepco) has collected more than 1 million tonnes of […]

Truth: Pakistani interior minister confesses that country’s ruling elite have ‘destroyed the country’ by conducting terrorism for the West

Comment: This is the kind of insight that is rarely articulated by elites anywhere; their culpability in wrecking their own country. As a member of PM Khan’s cabinet, we can assume the interior minister had the blessing of his boss to say this…    Pakistan’s interior minister claims the “ruling elite” has “destroyed the country” […]

‘Ruling elite destroyed the country’: Interior minister claims Pakistan has failed on Kashmir issue

“People do not believe us in the international community. We say they [India] impose curfew and are not giving medicines to people of Jammu and Kashmir. People do not believe us, but they believe them,” Interior Minister Brigadier Ijaz Ahmed Shah said during a Hum News talk show appearance on Wednesday evening.  The ruling elite […]

#BoycottMillennials trends in India after finance minister blames young people for poor car sales

It didn’t take long for commuting millennials to get to work creating memes under the hashtag #BoycottMillennials, which trended across the country overnight. Sithraman said on Tuesday that the slowdown in the sector can be traced to a number of factors but, naturally, any mention of millennials triggered the Twitteratti.  The minister claimed that millennials […]

Saudi Energy Minister Confirms Plan To Enrich Uranium 

Among the most underreported but explosive stories of the past six months has been growing signs of Saudi Arabia’s nuclear ambitions. But now there are new questions over whether the kingdom’s future planned two nuclear power reactors will be limited to purely energy-related and peaceful purposes.  On Monday the kingdom’s nuclear energy […]

Beijing lashes out at Berlin after German foreign minister meets with Hong Kong protest activist

German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas met protest leader Joshua Wong in Berlin on Monday, at an event hosted by German newspaper BILD. On Tuesday, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Hua Chunying said China was “extremely dissatisfied and resolutely opposed” to Germany allowing Wong to visit the country and meet with Maas. “China has already lodged stern […]

Foreign Minister Zarif says Iran’s commitments reduction allowed under JCPOA

Press TV – Iran’s Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif says the three steps taken by the Islamic Republic to reduce its commitments under a nuclear deal it clinched with world powers in 2015 are legitimate and allowed under the agreement. Zarif made the remarks in a meeting with the visiting acting head of the International […]

1,500 died in record heatwave in France – minister

There were “18 days of extreme heat” in France this year and not everyone managed to live through them, Agnes Buzyn said in a radio interview. The heat exceeded 40 Celsius (104 Fahrenheit) in June and July and saw temperature records rewritten in more than 50 cities across the country. In the southern commune of […]

‘She is indeed ugly’: Brazil’s economy minister echoes Bolsonaro’s insults against Brigitte Macron

Paulo Guedes was complaining to businessmen in Fortaleza about media coverage of the Bolsonaro administration when he made the comments about French President Emmanuel Macron’s wife, which unsurprisingly is what the media has zeroed in on. “What I see in the newspapers is that he insulted [UN high commissioner for human rights Michelle] Bachelet, or […]

Leader approves funds for key Iran railway project: Minister

Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei has approved tapping Iran’s sovereign wealth fund for construction of a key railway southeast of the country, says Iran’s transportation minister. Mohammad Eslami said on Tuesday that the government had proposed drawing up from the fund to finance the Chabahar-Zahedan railway, a key link connecting […]

All aboard the crazy train? Pakistan’s railways minister threatens India with mini nukes

Railways minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmad, who is in charge of his country’s choo-choo trains and not of its nuclear arsenal, has announced that Pakistan has developed nukes that weigh as little as 125 grams. And there’s some more bad news for India: According to Ahmad –who clearly knows what’s he’s talking about– these miniature marvels […]

Iran’s Minister of Energy off to Moscow to review economic cooperation

IRNA – Iran’s Minister of Energy Reza Ardakanian who heads Iran-Russia Joint Economic Commission meeting is to leave Tehran for Moscow on Sunday afternoon. Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is to accompany the energy minister during the visit. During the visit, Ardakanian is to confer with Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak to examine the latest […]

Lebanon’s Defense Minister: We’re Not Concerned about Pressure, Will Respond to Any ’Israeli’ Aggression

Fatima Salami When “Israel” invaded Lebanon in an attempt to occupy it and the resistance confronted it, it was often said at the time that “the eye does not resist the gimlet”. The weak believed this defeatist saying. But the resistance ignored it. A few have sought and struggled for the sake of Lebanon. It […]

Democratic Camp chief: Education minister’s appointment borders on illegitimate

Democratic Camp party leader Nitzan Horowitz said Thursday that Education Minister Rafi Peretz is not worthy of office and that his installation by the current caretaker government was illegitimate because it was not empowered to appoint new ministers. Horowitz’s remarks came a day after Channel 13 broadcast controversial excerpts from lectures at a premilitary academy […]

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