Wednesday, July 6

Johnson promises to continue fighting while the Labor leader calls his legislature a “pathetic show”

EFE The British Prime Minister appears before the House of Commons after the four resignations of Conservative ministers in the last 24 hours 07/06/2022 Updated at 3:12 p.m. Boris Johnson He appeared this Wednesday morning before the British deputies to defend his continuity in a position that is increasingly hanging by a thread, after an avalanche of resignations in protest against the legitimacy of the controversial prime minister, sifted by scandals. On Tuesday night, the health ministers, Sajid Javidand Finance, Rishi Sunak, two heavyweights of the British Government, announced almost at the same time their respective resignations, as a result of the incessant scandals that surround Johnson and his executive. Both have been the hardest political ...

Indian director facing threats over film poster of goddess with Pride flag | India

An Indian film director is facing multiple police cases for “hurting religious sentiments” over the poster for her new film, which depicts the Hindu goddess Kaali smoking a cigarette and clutching an LGBTQ+ flag.Leena Manimekalai, an Indian film-maker currently based in Canada, was attacked online with thousands of threats of violence, rape and death after the poster of her short film, Kaali, which was aired in the Canadian city of Toronto on the weekend, went viral on social media.A hashtag, “arrest Leena Manimekalai”, began trending. On Tuesday, two police cases – one in the Indian capital, Delhi, and another in the neighboring state of Uttar Pradesh – were filed against the director and others involved in the film for a “disrespectful depiction” of a Hindu god and allegedly “hurting...
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We just cloned mice with a new technique. It is perhaps a first step to recover extinct species

On March 19, 2018, among armed soldiers protecting his life, the last male northern white rhino died in Kenya's Ol Pejeta reserve. He was 45 years old and was the last of his extirpation: there were three more females left, but with him the possibility of recovering a species that poachers and traditional medicine had taken until the last breath was extinguished. Or so we thought. However, the genetic and reproductive battle had only just begun and now a new technique has just opened the door to bring back not only the northern white rhinoceros, but dozens of species that are on the brink of extinction. (more…)
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The era of unfettered cryptocurrency experimentation (and rampant scams) could be on the way out

With more than a decade of existence, it seems that the end of "uncontrolled" freedom is drawing near. Lawmakers in the United States and Europe are looking at ways to regulate cryptocurrencies and clamp down. After more than 10 years of free will, it seems that the disadvantages, especially those related to uncontrolled scams, have outweighed the benefits of cryptocurrencies and the EU and the US have put their cards on the table. Its exponential growth, which already reaches a total value of 2.9 trillion dollars, the current collapse we are experiencing and entire countries handing over their economies to them, has only reinforced the determination of legislators.this past thursday, the EU institutions announced an agreement on two landmark regulations: The Crypto As...

DoJ sues Arizona over voting law that requires proof of citizenship | usnews

The Department of Justice is challenging a new Arizona law that requires voters to provide proof of citizenship for presidential elections, among other new restrictions, saying the measure was a “textbook violation” of a federal law meant to protect voters.The challenged Arizona measure, HB 2492, was signed into law by Republican Governor Doug Ducey in March, requires anyone who wants to vote in a presidential election, or vote by mail in any election, to provide proof of citizenship.The law was among several pushed by the Arizona legislature following the 2020 election in a state where Donald Trump and his allies have spread baseless claims of fraud. Voting by mail is widely used in Arizona, a key battleground state, and Republicans in the state have made numerous attempts to make it ...

Gun license allowed despite signs

HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. – The man accused of fatally shooting seven people and wounding dozens more at a Fourth of July parade legally purchased the rifle used in the attack in Illinois within the past year despite ominous run-ins with police in 2019.Lake County Major Crime Task Force said the 21-year-old suspect, who was arrested late Monday, used a rifle “similar to an AR-15” to spray more than 70 rounds from a rooftop. The suspect had purchased five firearms, including one rifle found at the scene, one found in his car and other weapons seized from his father's home.Illinois state police, who issue gun owners' licenses, said the gunman applied for a license in December 2019, when he was 19. His father sponsored his application. At the time “there was insufficient basis to establish a ...

The Government Delegation again denies the permit for the July 12 tractor-trailer

Archive image of the tractor-trailer carried out last February. / TODAYFrom the Platform in Defense of Our Field they warn that they will appeal this decision to the Superior Court of Justice of ExtremaduraDRAFTING Badajoz Wednesday, July 6, 2022, 2:34 p.m. The Government Delegation in Extremadura has rejected the appeal filed against the tractor raid called for next July 12. Thus, it again denies the possibility of carrying out this demonstration before the headquarters of this institution in Badajoz, in which it was intended to deliver a document with the demands of the group. From the Platform in Defense of Ou...

Factors Influencing Global Out-of-band (OOB) Authentication Market through 2022 and Beyond CA Technologies, CensorNet, Deepnet Security

Out-of-band (OOB) Authentication MarketNew Jersey, United States: The Worldwide Market Reports offers the key analysis of the "Out-of-band (OOB) Authentication Market" situation including the best facts and data, definitions, SWOT analysis, expert opinions, and the latest global developments. The report also calculated the market size, revenue, price, revenue, gross profit margin and market share, cost structure, and growth rate. The report will help stakeholders understand the competitive landscape and gain insight to better position their businesses.The global market for Out-of-band (OOB) Authentication is segmented on the basis of product, type, services, and technology. All of these segments have been studied individually. The detailed investigation a...

‘Putin rubbing hands with glee’ after EU votes to class gas and nuclear as green | Energy

The European parliament has backed plans to label gas and nuclear energy as “green”, rejecting appeals from Ukraine and climate activists that the proposals are “a gift to Putin”.The vote was a “dark day for the climate”, said one senior MEP, while experts warned the EU had set a dangerous precedent for other countries to follow.The row began late last year with the leak of long-awaited details on the EU's green investment guidebook, intended to help investors channel billions to the clean power transition.The European Commission decided that some gas and nuclear projects could be included in the EU taxonomy of environmentally sustainable economic activities, subject to certain conditions.Under the plans, gas can be classed as a sustainable investment if “the same energy capacity cannot...

Column: Highland Park parade tragedy ups the nation’s body count

Once known for the eclectic sounds emanating every summer from Ravinia Festival, Highland Park now will be forever etched in the growing pantheon of mass shootings in the U.S.This after the carnage and chaos allegedly unleashed by a locally grown rooftop sniper as the city’s Fourth of July parade got underway.If we didn’t believe beforehand, we know it now: If it can happen in Highland Park, it can happen anywhere, even on a day dedicated to marking the nation’s independence.Like what occurred in Kenosha, Wisconsin, up Sheridan Road from Lake County, where five people were shot Fourth of July night, with one fatally; or in Sacramento, the California capital, where five were shot, and one killed Fourth of July morning.Buffalo, New York, and Uvalde, Texas, could have been foreign cities e...