Merkel faces backbench rebellion over Huawei

Huawei could be excluded from Germany’s 5G network following a backbench rebellion against Angela Merkel. In a blow to the German chancellor’s authority, backbenchers from her own party and her main coalition partners have united to block the controversial Chinese telecommunications company from the project. Mrs Merkel has so far defied US pressure to exclude […]

Healy Rae company records profits of €444,227

Danny Healy Rae Healy Rae company records profits of €444,227 Farming Independent The plant-hire company owned by outspoken independent Kerry TD and farmer, Danny Healy Rae last year recorded an 85% increase in post tax profits to €444,227. https://www.independent.ie/business/farming/agri-business/companies/healy-rae-company-records-profits-of-444227-38778399.html https://www.independent.ie/opinion/article38730454.ece/68a0d/AUTOCROP/h342/2019-11-27_opi_55206792_I1.JPG Email The plant-hire company owned by outspoken independent Kerry TD and farmer, Danny Healy Rae […]

Read Justice Department IG Michael Horowitz’s Opening Statement

Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz will testify Wednesday before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) abuse committed during the FBI’s investigation into the 2016 Trump campaign. The DOJ inspector general report, released on Monday, said investigators found 17 “significant inaccuracies and omissions” involving three applications filed under the Foreign Intelligence […]

Facebook Tells US Attorney Bill Barr It’s Not Prepared To Get Rid Of Encryption On WhatsApp And Messenger

Facebook said it would not weaken end-to-end encryption across its messaging apps, despite pressure from world governments, in a letter to US Attorney General Bill Barr and UK and Australian leaders. The letter, sent Monday, came in response to an October open letter from Barr, UK Home Secretary Priti Patel, Australian Minister for Home Affairs […]