Us Congress News

Apple’s Tim Cook calls for privacy bill with right to delete data

Cook, writing in Time magazine, offered his view as the Us Congress was set to consider tougher enforcement of privacy and data protection for online platforms.

Punch , Nigeria Jan 17, 2019

Facebook to tighten political ad rules for 2019 elections

Such was the level of concern that Facebook boss Mark Zuckerberg has been questioned by the European Parliament and the Us Congress.

New Vision , Uganda Jan 16, 2019

How Ouko got entangled in Lockerbie bombing case

But like in the Trump case, the democrats had taken over at the Us Congress during midterm elections and vowed to tame the Republican President.

Daily Nation , Kenya Jan 13, 2019

Democrat Gabbard says she will run for US president in 2020

“I have decided to run and will be making a formal announcement within the next week,” Gabbard, a liberal 37-year-old Iraq War veteran as well as the first Hindu and first Samoan-American elected to the Us Congress, told CNN.

EWN , South Africa Jan 11, 2019

WATCH: Older people, conservatives more likely to share fake news: study

Its leaders have promised more transparency in hearings in the Us Congress and elsewhere, and the network has stepped up efforts to find and root out fake accounts and foreign influence campaigns.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 10, 2019

WATIMA: Why marijuana debate is complex

The newly constituted Us Congress is set to discuss a proposal to make production of hemp legal, potentially opening more opportunities for cannabis products in the US.

Business Daily Africa , Kenya Jan 7, 2019

Gabon soldiers seize national radio station in coup attempt

President Donald Trump told Us Congress on Friday the first of about 80 troops arrived in Gabon last Wednesday to protect American citizens and diplomatic facilities if violence breaks out in the DRC capital, Kinshasa.

Al Jazeera , Africa Jan 7, 2019

US Congress to see push to regulate Big Tech in 2019

Us Congress to see push to regulate Big Tech in 2019 Washington, United States | AFP | The newly installed Us Congress is expected to see a fresh effort to develop new regulations for big technology firms, with a focus on tougher enforcement of privacy and data protection.

The Independent , Uganda Jan 6, 2019

John Bolton to Israel and Turkey to discuss Syria pullout

The pull-out announced last month was initially expected to be completed within weeks, but the timetable has slowed as the president acceded to requests from aides, allies and members of Us Congress for a more orderly drawdown.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 6, 2019

America's youngest congresswoman launches term with radical tax the rich plan

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez began her term as the youngest woman ever elected to the Us Congress with a bang this week by proposing to tax the ultra-rich at 60% or 70%.

News 24 , South Africa Jan 6, 2019