Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe has banned pay raises along with increases in rents, prices and service charges. The government says this is an attempt to rein in inflation, which is running at around 8,000 percent. Anyone caught raising prices or salaries without government approval faces fines, up to six months in jail or both.
Rules designed to keep alcohol safe for children are slowing down production of a product that’s in short supply.
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A new study in Lancet Infectious Diseases makes a somewhat lower estimate
“The federal government forgot the Tenth Amendment and the structure of the Constitution itself.”
Early and wide testing help curtail the epidemic while casting light on the prevalence and lethality of the virus.