Inflation Swallowed Prosperity: Imran Khan Ally Backs Early Pak Polls

Reading Time: 3 minutes Pakistan is witnessing a surge in the price of essential commodities due to the rising inflation. Karachi: Underling that the scourge of high inflation has swallowed the prosperity of Pakistan, Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan ( MQM-P) — the key government ally — Saturday backed calls to hold the early general elections in the country, reported local … Read more

house: House votes to hold Trump ally Steve Bannon in contempt – Times of India

Reading Time: 10 minutes WASHINGTON: The House voted Thursday to hold Steve Bannon, a long-time ally and aide to former President Donald Trump, in contempt of Congress for defying a subpoena from the committee investigating the violent January 6 Capitol insurrection. In a rare show of bipartisanship on the House floor, the committee’s Democratic chairman, Mississippi Rep. Bennie Thompson, … Read more

Hold Trump Ally Bannon In Criminal Contempt: US Capital Riot Panel

Reading Time: 6 minutes Ex White House advisor Steve Bannon already made clear he had no intention of complying with a subpoena. Washington, United States: Lawmakers investigating the deadly assault on the US Capitol voted unanimously Tuesday to pursue criminal contempt charges for a key ally of former president Donald Trump for refusing to testify. Former White House advisor … Read more

U.S.-Venezuela Tensions Heat Up Again After Extradition of Maduro Ally

Reading Time: 13 minutes WASHINGTON — Just months ago, the rocky relationship between the United States and Venezuela seemed to be taking a turn for the better. President Biden had eased a pressure campaign started by the Trump administration, dropping threats of ousting President Nicolás Maduro with military power. New negotiations between Mr. Maduro and his political opponents raised … Read more

Venezuela suspends talks with opposition after Maduro ally extradited to the United States

Reading Time: 2 minutes It wasn’t immediately clear whether the men — who were convicted and sentenced last year to lengthy prison terms in a corruption case that the United States says was marred by irregularities — were being returned to jail, or whether the move was connected in any way to Saab’s extradition. A lawyer for the men … Read more

After Iraqi Election, a Shiite Leader Emerges as an Unlikely U.S. Ally

Reading Time: 13 minutes BAGHDAD — Standing at a podium with an Iraqi flag by his side, the cleric Muqtada al-Sadr looked the part of a statesman as he read a postelection address. In the 18 years since he formed the Mahdi Army militia to battle occupying U.S. forces, the one-time firebrand has refined his delivery. His formal Arabic … Read more

US Capitol Riot: Panel Moves To Hold Trump Ally Steve Bannon In Criminal Contempt

Reading Time: 6 minutes Ex White House advisor Steve Bannon already made clear he had no intention of complying with a subpoena. Washington: Lawmakers investigating the deadly assault on the US Capitol said Thursday they were pursuing criminal contempt charges for a key ally of former president Donald Trump for refusing to testify. Former White House advisor Steve Bannon … Read more

Microsoft acquires Ally, whose software helps companies track and hit their goals; PitchBook: Ally was last valued at $345M after its $50M Series C in February (Taylor Soper/GeekWire)

Reading Time: 2 minutes Taylor Soper / GeekWire: Microsoft acquires Ally, whose software helps companies track and hit their goals; PitchBook: Ally was last valued at $345M after its $50M Series C in February  —  Microsoft has acquired Ally, a 3-year-old Seattle-based startup that helps companies track and hit their goals.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed. #Microsoft … Read more

Mothers Against Drunk Driving Has a New Ally: Anheuser-Busch

Reading Time: < 1 minute Despite declines in fatalities since the 1980s, drunk drivers still kill more than one person per hour every day in the U.S. And although Americans have been driving less during the pandemic, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration estimates fatal crashes involving an intoxicated individual behind the wheel rose 9% in 2020 compared to 2019…. … Read more

Educating Ally: Brixton Finishing School founder on supporting the mental health of diverse talent

Reading Time: 17 minutes In her latest column for The Drum, Ally Owen catches up with individuals from backgrounds under served by our industry to understand how she can become a better ally. Patrick Sanyaolu is her latest guest. In this series, you’ll get to meet talent who will share their individual story so we can gain a deeper … Read more