Posts Tagged ‘prominent’

Prominent anti-lockdown ringleader, Solihin Millin, contests incitement charges over protests

Solihin Millin is contesting incitement charges for his alleged involvement in a “Freedom” rally, arguing stay-at-home-orders in place were based on invalid advice. Hundreds of people converged on central Melbourne to protest against the COVID-19 vaccine rollout and called for the resignation of Premier Daniel Andrews. A notorious anti-vaxxer accused of inciting others to protest […]

Nadler v. Maloney: Two Prominent New York Democrat Incumbents Will Primary Each Other

Rep. Jerry Nadler (D-NY) and Rep. Carolyn Maloney, two long-time lawmakers, colleagues, and House committee chairs, are running against each other in the primary after the court-ordered redrawing of congressional district lines combined the East and West Sides of Manhattan into a single district.

Prominent Jewish Tabloid Claims Charles Dickens May Have Been Part Sephardic Jew

(The Jewish Chronicle) Jews will never forgive beloved English author Charles Dickens for his timeless portrayal of the low-life child corrupter, Fagin in Oliver Twist — who just so happened to be Jewish — and part of that ongoing punishment appears to be casting suspicion on Dickens’ ancestry, basically claiming that he might have been […]

Prominent Lockdown Advocate Admits He Got it Wrong

In a new book titled The Year the World Went Mad prominent lockdown advocate Mark Woolhouse admits he got it all wrong. So, there you have it. We warned you. Professor Mark Woolhouse is a member of SPI-M, SAGE’s modelling group, which advises the British government on lockdown measures. SAGE has a reputation for forecasting […]

Prominent Humanitarian is Arrested in Yemen – Accused of Carrying Iran’s Revolutionary Agenda

Earlier this September media outlets close to Saudi Arabia announced with much fanfare that Yemen’s intelligence services had scored a massive victory in arresting the man they dubbed the ‘Khomeini of Yemen’, and that thanks to such efforts the Houthis had had the wind taken off their sail. “Houthi leader Hassan Ali Al Emad was […]

Egypt releases 3 prominent political prisoners. What about the 65,000 others?

The new year brought with it the welcome news that three of Egypt’s most prominent political prisoners have now been, or are set to be, released from prison. Former EIPR researcher Patrick Zaki, who was studying for his master’s in Italy, was freed on 8 December after 22 months in prison where he was held […]

Prominent Iraqi scholar forms new party dedicated to Wilayat al-Faqih

December 15, 2021 Description: Prominent Iraqi Shia scholar Sayyed Hashem al-Haidari has announced the formation of a new religious, cultural, and political party named the Ahdullah Islamic Movement. Al-Haidari is strong proponent and advocate of the theory of Wilayat al-Faqih (The Guardianship of the Jurist), the core political theory upon which the Islamic Republic of […]

Pemulwuy: Prominent Aboriginal Rebel Leader Murdered in 1802 AD

Pemulwuy was an Aboriginal Australian who lived during the 18 th century. This was the period when the Europeans began to colonize Australia. The arrival of the Europeans in Australia had a profound impact on the lives of the Aboriginals. This impact, however, was a negative one, and the Aboriginals began to resist the colonists. […]

A Prominent Virologist Warns COVID Pill Could Unleash Dangerous Mutants

Science reported: The first oral antiviral for treating COVID-19, Merck & Co.’s Molnupiravir, received approval from the U.K. Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency on 4 November. But the approval, for people at high risk of severe disease, comes as a prominent virologist has suggested using Molnupiravir could do far more harm than good, potentially unleashing […]

CIA’s War On Assange, Their ‘Most Prominent Critic’ Takes Center Stage

Above Photo: Mohamed Elmaazi, NUJ member. The Central Intelligence Agency’s record of retaliation against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, including reported plans to kidnap or assassinate him, was focused on during the second day of the United States government’s appeal hearing. It was part of the Assange legal team’s effort to convince the High Court of […]

Einár: Prominent 19-year-old Swedish rapper shot dead in Stockholm

The award-winning Swedish rapper Einár has died in a shooting incident in southern Stockholm. The 19-year-old musician was struck by several bullets outside a building in the residential area of Hammarby Sjöstadin in the Swedish capital late on Thursday. Stockholm police spokeswoman Towe Hagg told AFP that Einár was found seriously injured and died at […]

Prominent leader’s assassination highlights the plight of Rohingya Muslims

A prominent Rohingya Muslim leader has been shot dead in a refugee camp in southern Bangladesh. Mohibullah, who was in his late 40s, led one of the largest of several community groups to emerge since more than 730,000 Rohingya Muslims fled Myanmar after a military crackdown in August 2017, Al Jazeera reported. He was talking […]

Hong Kong: Trial opens in for prominent opposition activists

Seven Hong Kong pro-democracy activists pleaded guilty on Thursday to organising and inciting others to take part in an unauthorised assembly held in 2019, local media reported. The seven activists appearing in court included Raphael Wong, the former chairman of the League of Social Democrats political party, and Figo Chan, who led the Civil Human […]

Prominent international figures urge release of human rights defenders in India

Over 50 eminent international figures including members of several European parliaments academics, lawyers, Nobel laureates, civil society leaders, and diasporic organisations have signed a joint statement urging the Indian government to show compassion and responsibility in the current Covid emergency, and call upon the authorities to release all arrested human rights defenders into safe conditions […]

Russia Bans 9 Prominent Canadians From Its Territory in Sanctions Response

Russia will ban nine prominent Canadian citizens from entering its territory indefinitely, its foreign ministry said on Monday, in a response to Canadian sanctions imposed in March over human rights concerns. Canada on March 24 set new sanctions on nine Russian officials over “gross and systematic violations of human rights in Russia.” Ottawa is particularly […]

Prominent candidates withdraw election race in favor of Raeisi

TEHRAN — In separate statements released on Monday night, five presidential hopefuls, including Rostam Qasemi, Mohammad Hassan Nami, Alireza Afshar and Hossein Dehghan, withdrew from the election race in favor of Ebrahim Raeisi and the “Revolution Front”. Dehghan, the former defense minister in Hassan Rouhani’s first administration, said after careful consideration and consultation with advisors […]

Infrared Reveals a Wife Swap in a Prominent Medieval Religious Book

Some good old-fashioned swinging? Medieval photoshopping? Not quite, but scientists have discovered something about Francis I of Brittany that he would surely have preferred to have kept secret. Researchers and scientists at Cambridge’s historic Fitzwilliam Museum , part of the team curating “The Human Touch” exhibition, noticed something was amiss when they were examining the […]

Prominent candidates introduced

Prominent candidates introduced – Tehran%20Times TEHRAN — As the registration for the June 18 presidential elections closed on Saturday, the Tehran%20Times has decided to provide respectful readers with brief introductions of prominent presidential candidates. This series of introduction will continue tomorrow. Es’haq Jahangiri Currently serving as the first vice president, Jahangiri, a key member of […]

Halt Covid Vaccine, Prominent Scientist Tells CDC

In a public comment to the CDC, molecular biologist and toxicologist Dr. Janci Chunn Lindsay, Ph.D., called to immediately halt Covid vaccine production and distribution. Citing fertility, blood-clotting concerns (coagulopathy), and immune escape, Dr. Lindsay explained to the committee the scientific evidence showing that the coronavirus vaccines are not safe. On April 23, 2021, the CDC’s Advisory […]

In wake of Meron disaster, prominent rabbi says ‘women should be more modest’

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source

Was no one responsible for the death this prominent journalist?

A prominent , senior journalist in Delhi is seriously injured by a car allegedly driven by a senior defence organisation official, she dies later and the media does not even report this. What does this tell us of the state of our media ? She was injured on March 25 and succumbed to her injuries […]

Prominent Democrats Held Range of Opinions on Court-Packing

Prominent Democrats have held a range of opinions on court-packing coinciding with the constant fluctuations of the political landscape, with some fiercely opposing the scheme in the past despite the newfound push from the radical left to expand the Supreme Court to 13 justices —  a move Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) believes will “rightfully reflect the […]

Myanmar security forces arrest prominent leader of anti-coup campaign

Myanmar security forces on Thursday arrested one of the main leaders of the campaign against military rule after ramming him with a car as he led a motorbike protest rally, friends and colleagues said. Opponents of the Feb. 1 coup that ousted an elected government led by Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi have […]

The devastating Maoist chapter in the life of a prominent Holocaust historian

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source

Romanian Police Investigate Death Threats Against Prominent Jewish Actor

Romanian actress Maia Morgenstern, who portrays Virgin Mary in Mel Gibson’s “The Passion of the Christ”, answers questions during a press conference after the Romanian premiere of the movie in Bucharest April 16, 2004. Photo: REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel Romanian police were investigating on Sunday death threats made against award-winning film and theatre star Maia Morgenstern and […]

Prominent retired generals aided Honoré review of Capitol security

Erik S. Lesser/AP Photo Retired Lt. Gen. Russel Honoré, tapped by Speaker Nancy Pelosi to review Capitol security in the aftermath of the Jan. 6 insurrection, is getting assistance from a “task force” of senior retired military officials, according to a list revealed for the first time Friday. Among those officials is Karen Gibson, the […]

Economist Manuel Trajtenberg to head prominent Israeli think tank

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source

Catapult: The Long-Reaching History of a Prominent Medieval Siege Engine

One of the most iconic images of the European Middle Ages is the castle. This defensive structure was often heavily fortified and provided its inhabitants with much-needed safety. It was usually quite difficult for an enemy to capture a castle, and for that, an attacking army needed siege engines. The catapult was one of the […]

Prominent Saudi women’s rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul released from prison

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved Source

Prominent Hezbollah critic found dead in his car in south Lebanon

News and Partnerships Life and Culture Columnists and Opinion Haaretz Heb and TheMarker Haaretz.com, the online English edition of Haaretz Newspaper in Israel, gives you breaking news, analyses and opinions about Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish World. © Haaretz Daily Newspaper Ltd. All Rights Reserved

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