DOJ sues John Bolton in federal court to block publication of upcoming book

“This is a transparent attempt to use national security as a pretext to censor Mr. Bolton, in violation of his constitutional right to speak on matters of the utmost public import,” Cooper continued. “This attempt will not succeed, and Mr. Bolton’s book will be published June 23.”

Lizzo ‘Truth Hurts’ Lawsuit Over Song Authorship Dismissed By Federal Judge

U.S. District Court Dolly M. Gee on Friday granted Lizzo’s motion to dismiss the brothers’ counterclaims. She said in her ruling that a “joint author of one copyrightable work does not automatically gain ownership of a derivative work.”

ED questions Sushant’s former staff members

The agency scrutinises the late actor’s finances, income, expenditure and account-linked payments in its money-laundering investigation. The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday recorded the statements of three former staff members/acquaintances of Sushant Singh Rajput to gather details related to the late Bollywood actor’s finances, including income and expenditure. The ED is investigating the money-laundering aspects […]

From loo rolls to fashion: how to spend your cash more ethically

Paying a London living wage isn’t cheap, so the clothes can’t be either, but sit in the Ted Baker/Arket/Karen Millen end of the high street bracket. An organic T-shirt embroidered with the legend Still European, for example, will set you back £36, a crochet bag hand-knitted from recycled denim wool is £45 while, a maxi […]

Remembering the lessons of lockdown as Auckland returns to alert level 3

Households able to maintain their incomes while cutting their spending might have seen their financial positions improve, but even low-income households which did see a drop in spending didn’t have much left over to save, or use to reduce debt, she says.

Loans sharks can only be stopped with interest

If we have learned anything about these finance outfits it is that they are rapacious, and they are nimble. If they find a gap in the market or regulations they can exploit to make quick profit they do. Right now, the Government is preparing to give them a gap they could drive a truck through […]

BITTER SIDE OF LOVE: Killings among couples soar in Nigeria

A farmer, John Ogunji, 45, was also arrested by the Police in Ondo  for allegedly killing  his wife, Christiana Ogunji, in Okitipupa area of the state, during  an argument over sharing of a bag of garri (cassava flour). Problem started, after the farmer suggested  that the  bag of garri be shared equally between them.

Cholera outbreak: NCDC records 82 suspected cases in Adamawa, Bauchi, Katsina

The Director-General said Rapid Diagnostic Test kits, RDTs were distributed to local government councils by Disease Surveillance Notification Officers (DSNOs) for prompt test and action, saying:  “DSNOs and health facilities in high-risk areas and the TWG members, with a team from John Hopkins University, visited four states to conduct training on the use of measles […]

Save us from unscrupulous officials, traders beg Comptroller General of Customs, IGP

Members of the Association of Shoe Dealers Association, SDA have accused some officials of the Nigeria Customs Service of consistent harassment and extortion and called on the federal government and relevant agencies to come to their aid, investigate the claim and save them and their businesses.

How banks gamble with your money

To the lender, it is an asset of money and to the borrower it is a liability of debt but they are one in the same. It sounds a bit complicated but all you need to know is when a bank issues a loan it is not somebody else’s savings, it is not money that […]