When will Binyamin Netanyahu call an election in Israel?

Just give me another year THE next general election in Israel does not need to be held until November 2019, but drive down the motorway in Tel Aviv and you will see campaign banners for Moshe Kahlon, the finance minister and leader of a centre-right party. On the radio you can hear Avigdor Lieberman, the defence minister, and Naftali Bennett, the education minister—both of whom lead right-wing parties—tearing into each other.

Continue reading

South Africa:IAAF Regulations ‘Unjust, Sexist, Dehumanising’ – Parliament

[News24Wire] The presiding officers of parliament have condemned the “discriminatory regulations” passed by the International Association of Athletics Federation (IAAF), which may affect South African athlete Caster Semenya’s competitive performance.

Continue reading

South Africa:Public Protector Shares 17 Boxes of Files With State Capture Inquiry

[News24Wire] Public Protector Busisiwe Mkhwebane has shared 17 boxes of documents, emanating from her state capture commission investigation, with Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo, as he prepares for the upcoming judicial commission of inquiry into state capture.

Continue reading