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Proposed citizen redistricting commission cleared by Ohio AG; awaits further approval

Springfield News-Sun 03 Oct 2023
A citizen-led initiative to take redistricting control away from Ohio politicians cleared its first hurdle Monday following approval from the Ohio Attorney General ... amendments, Citizens Not Politicians would need to rewrite and resubmit its amendments to the Attorney General.

Senior citizens call for a policy

Kuensel 03 Oct 2023
As an agency to support senior citizens, the Royal Society for Senior Citizens (RSSC) coordinated the 10th annual general meeting—discussion on challenges and the way forward yesterday, in commemorating the International Day for Older Persons ... The country has also started senior citizens cards that will act as priority cards for the senior citizens.

Strict action on provision of electricity to illegal societies ordered

The News International 03 Oct 2023
Randhawa directed Lesco, District administration and LDA to complete working on it ... Commissioner Lahore was informed in the briefing that Lesco has improved the complaint redressal SOPs for general consumers and citizens ... .

Up to 7.75% FD interest rate: Bank of India revises fixed deposit rates

The Economic Times 03 Oct 2023
After the revision, the bank offers interest rates between 3% and 7.25% for tenures ranging from 7 days to 10 years for general citizens ... .

EC ends limited voter registration exercise

Ghana Business News 03 Oct 2023
The Electoral Commission has officially ended the limited voter registration exercise across all its district offices ...The Commission, however, assures the General Public that arrangements have been made to ensure that eligible citizens who are in the queue on or before 5.00pm today, will be registered tomorrow, Tuesday, October 3, 2023 ... Source ... ....

A sad state of affairs

Citrus County Chronicle 03 Oct 2023
Starting with a governor who said, "On the first day in office, I will be slitting throats." ... McCarthy? Yes, today he is still there but want to bet for how long? Can somebody please file a medical malpractice suit against Florida's surgeon general so we, the citizens, can have a doctor in charge who actually knows medicine and believes in science? ... .

Action against illegal housing societies in Lahore with power connections

Dawn 03 Oct 2023
LAHORE. The divisional administration has decided to take action against those involved in providing electricity unlawfully to unapproved housing schemes in Lahore subdivisions ... During the meeting, Mr Randhawa appreciated Lesco for improving complaint redressal SOPs for general consumers and citizens ... Published in Dawn, October 3rd, 2023. .

Australia Must Introduce a Specialised Atrocity Crime Unit

Sydney Criminal Lawyers 03 Oct 2023
The report further asserts that a specialised unit must be created as when general duty AFP officers have been relied upon to pursue such matters in the past, they’ve always resulted in “investigative failures”, as has been illustrated in the slow-drip pursuit of those implicated by Brereton.


This Day 03 Oct 2023
It was at that meeting that the planned disbursement of the sum of N5 billion per state was arrived at, to facilitate the purchase and distribution of palliatives to help cushion the debilitating fallout of the twin policies around fuel subsidy removal and exchange rates unification on the citizens in their respective states.

Letter | ‘Shocked’ about proposal on building heights

Santa Cruz Sentinel 02 Oct 2023
The Planning Department spent seven years developing the city’s General Plan with extensive citizen input. The General Plan already allows for thousands of new housing units to be built. Mayor Keeley seems to believe his plan to build 12-story high rises is what city residents want ... .

Campaigns see attorney general as Louisiana's top cop. Here's what the office really does.

The Advocate 02 Oct 2023
In 2017, Attorney General Jeff Landry formed a task force of commissioned law enforcement officers and deployed them to New Orleans, vowing to have them patrol there until they were able to “root out all crime” in the state’s largest city ... the attorney general doesn’t hold great powers in fighting most of the types of crime that citizens fear.

Education dept to probe manipulation in Karachi's matric results

The News International 02 Oct 2023
The Secondary School Certificate (SSC) Part II annual examinations results for Science Group, General Group and deaf and mute candidates were announced last week ... The regular and private candidates General Group, too, has female students at the top of the results.

Abortion rate continued downward trend in 2022, new Ohio data shows

Cleveland 02 Oct 2023
The drop in abortions continued a generally downward slide that began in 2000, but dropped off sharply in 2022 ... The citizen-initiated proposal, Issue 1, if passed would generally enshrine abortion rights in the Ohio Constitution ... The state could prohibit abortion after fetal viability, which is generally around 22 to 24 weeks.

Global leaders joined by hundreds of thousands of citizens to celebrate Fourth World Culture Festival

News India Times 02 Oct 2023
World leaders and over a million global citizens gathered at the Washington National Mall for the Fourth World Culture Festival (WCF) held from September 29-October 1, 2023, to celebrate diversity, foster peace and harmony, promote the spirit of unity, and address challenges related to societal violence and mental health crisis.

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