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Month: March 2022

Fury after civil service pay rises capped at 3% amid surging inflation | Civil service

Public sector unions have reacted with fury after ministers announced that pay increases across the civil service would be pegged at an average of 2% for the year ahead, despite surging inflation. In a...

Britain sends more lethal weapons to Ukraine — RT World News

Britain sends more lethal weapons to Ukraine — RT World News Defense minister says latest shipment includes artillery, ammo, and anti-air missiles British Defense Minister Ben Wallace said on Thursday that the UK and...

US mortgage rates climb steeply, slowing housing boom | Business and Economy News

US mortgage rates climb steeply, slowing housing boom | Business and Economy News Enthusiasm for vacation homes shot through the roof earlier in the pandemic as remote workers sought sunshine and space. By Jo ConstantzBloomberg...

The Great Resignation is still in full swing. Here’s what to know

The Great Resignation is still in full swing. Here’s what to know A Now Hiring sign is displayed at a restaurant in Arlington, Virginia, on March 16, 2022. Stefani Reynolds | Afp | Getty...

Target will let shoppers use food stamps to pay for online orders | Business and Economy News

Target will let shoppers use food stamps to pay for online orders | Business and Economy News Target is preparing to let United States shoppers use food stamps to pay for online orders, following...

US returns smuggled ancient artifacts to Libya

US returns smuggled ancient artifacts to Libya One, named the “Veiled Head of a Female,” was previously in the hands of a private collector of other illegal artifacts, according to a statement from the...

Migrants hopeful, suspicious at US reopening to asylum

Migrants hopeful, suspicious at US reopening to asylum They quizzed a reporter they’d overheard speak of the expected change in a rule that for the past two years has forced asylum seekers to wait...

‘I needed to be here’: Indigenous delegates speak their truths | Indigenous Rights News

‘I needed to be here’: Indigenous delegates speak their truths | Indigenous Rights News Warning: The story below contains details of residential schools that may be upsetting. Canada’s Indian Residential School Survivors and Family...

khan: US says no truth to charges it wants to oust Imran Khan

khan: US says no truth to charges it wants to oust Imran Khan WASHINGTON: The United States is trashing allegations by Pakistan‘s prime minister Imran Khan and his supporters that Washington is seeking his...

Brazil officials resign to seek new posts, boost Bolsonaro

Brazil officials resign to seek new posts, boost Bolsonaro “I’m in my third straight administration, and I never saw a team of ministers so connected to the president, so loyal, so devoted,” outgoing Infrastructure...