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India PM Narendra Modi repeals controversial farm laws – BBC News

India PM Narendra Modi repeals controversial farm laws – BBC News

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Three controversial farm laws have been repealed by Indian PM Narendra Modi after a year of protests. Thousands of farmers had camped at Delhi's borders since last November and dozens died from heat, cold and Covid. Farmers say the proposed laws will allow the entry of private players in farming and that will hurt their income. Friday's surprise announcement marks a major U-turn, as the government had not taken any initiative to talk to farmers in recent months, and Mr Modi's ministers have been insisting that the laws were good for farmers and there was no question of scrapping them. Farm unions are seeing this as a huge victory, but experts say the upcoming state elections in Punjab and Uttar Pradesh - both have a huge base of farmers - may have forced the decision. Please subscribe HERE...
Power to the People: How Voting Laws Shaped the U.S., Black America | Seven Days of 1961 | USA TODAY

Power to the People: How Voting Laws Shaped the U.S., Black America | Seven Days of 1961 | USA TODAY

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Examine how equal access to voting is essential to the promise of democracy with the National Center for Civil and Human Rights and USA TODAY. Join us for “Power To The People: How Voting Laws Have Shaped The United States And Black America." RELATED: https://sevendaysof1961.usatoday.com/ » Subscribe to USA TODAY: http://bit.ly/1xa3XAh » Watch more on this and other topics from USA TODAY: https://bit.ly/2QpxcVM » USA TODAY delivers current local and national news, sports, entertainment, finance, technology, and more through award-winning journalism, photos, videos and VR.
Trump's SPAC deal may have violated securities laws, New York Times reports

Trump's SPAC deal may have violated securities laws, New York Times reports

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Former President Trump secured nearly $300 million in funding for his new social media venture by agreeing to merge with a special purpose acquisition company. But the deal may have skirted securities laws and stock exchange rules, according to a New York Times report. Lauren Hirsch, a business reporter who co-authored the article, joins CBSN's Lana Zak to discuss. CBSN is CBS News’ 24/7 digital streaming news service featuring live, anchored coverage available for free across all platforms. Launched in November 2014, the service is a premier destination for breaking news and original storytelling from the deep bench of CBS News correspondents and reporters. CBSN features the top stories of the day as well as deep dives into key issues facing the nation and the world. CBSN has also expande...
What states with restrictive abortion laws get wrong about women's health

What states with restrictive abortion laws get wrong about women's health

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Texas imposed a ban on abortions that kicks in as early as six weeks of pregnancy. Here’s why that timeline is really much shorter for women – and other common misconceptions people about early pregnancies. Read more: https://wapo.st/3tcazDt. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/
Mask mandate bans: What's the legality of these laws in states like Texas

Mask mandate bans: What's the legality of these laws in states like Texas

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Some states have imposed mask mandates as the delta variant continues to surge. Other states, like Texas, have attempted to ban such mandates and are facing legal challenges. Arguments that mask mandates violate an individual’s constitutional right to liberty might not cut it with the Supreme Court. Here's why. Read more: https://wapo.st/2WQDCk9. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK Follow us: Twitter: https://twitter.com/washingtonpost Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/washingtonpost/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/washingtonpost/
Indian farm protests get full-page NYT ad | New York Times | 3 Farm laws | India | Top English News

Indian farm protests get full-page NYT ad | New York Times | 3 Farm laws | India | Top English News

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The push for stronger gun safety laws to protect kids from accidental injuries, death | Nightline

The push for stronger gun safety laws to protect kids from accidental injuries, death | Nightline

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Ethan Song, 15, died while playing with a handgun at his friend’s house. His parents are among a group of people advocating for gun storage laws in hopes that other kids won't have the same fate. WATCH NIGHTLINE EPISODES: https://abc.go.com/shows/nightline ALSO AVAILABLE ON HULU: https://hulu.tv/2wSmSrZ #Nightline #EthanSong #GunSafetyLaws #GunControl #Politics