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Former Brazil’s Health Minister Eduardo Pazuello is seen after a meeting of the Parliamentary Inquiry Committee (CPI) to investigate government actions and management during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, at the Federal Senate in Brasilia, Brazil May 19, 2021. REUTERS/Adriano Machado Former Health Minister Eduardo Pazuello denied on Wednesday that Brazil’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro …

An inquiry into growing Australia’s agriculture sector to AU$100 billion by 2030 has highlighted that digital technology will be key to driving growth in Australia’s agriculture. The inquiry, conducted by the House of Representatives Standing Committee on Agriculture and Water Resources and chaired by Liberal MP Rick Wilson, estimated that digital agriculture could add AU$20 …

The Victorian Government has reversed a decision to allow up to 1250 people to attend the Moonee Valley racecourse this weekend for the 100th anniversary of the Cox Plate hours after announcing it. Racing Minister Martin Pakula announced the backflip last night after swift condemnation of the special allowance at a time when many are …

The session, set for 2pm, will focus on new evidence involving the Department of Health and Human Services. There will be no witnesses, simply a statement from the inquiry Chair Jennifer Coate and Counsel Assisting Tony Neal QC. The Honourable Jennifer Coate AO speaks during the COVID-19 Hotel Quarantine Inquiry on July 20, 2020 in …

Underlying health conditions in the United States, especially among minorities, have augmented the death toll from the coronavirus pandemic, Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said Sunday. Speaking to Jake Tapper on CNN’s “State of the Union,” Azar said that the U.S. population has “significant unhealthy co-morbidities that do make many individuals in our …

House Republicans prepared the 123-report defending the President ahead of the release of a Democratic committee report that’s expected to lay out charges likely to form the basis for potential articles of impeachment. “The evidence presented does not prove any of these Democrat allegations and none of the Democrats’ witnesses testified to having evidence of …

Impeachment hearings live updates: Trump heads to London for NATO meeting ahead of pivotal week in Democratic-led inquiry  The Washington Post White House will not participate in Judiciary Committee hearing  CNN House Democrats Need a Better Subpoena Strategy  The Atlantic Liz Peek: Trump is gaining black voters — that’s terrible news for Democrats  Fox News What the Democrats must …

House Democrats have spent the last two months interviewing witnesses and preparing their case against Trump. The House Intelligence Committee is now writing a report that will detail the allegations that might make their way into formal articles of impeachment next month. Before the next phase begins, here’s a look at five surprising moments from …

White House officials — including acting chief of staff Mick Mulvaney — have said that one of the key reasons US security assistance to Ukraine was held up in July was because other countries in Europe were not providing enough assistance to Kiev. But Mark Sandy, a career Office of Management and Budget official, testified …