SECTIONS Search E-edition Home Customer Service Customer Service About Us Buy Photos and Pages Contact Us Plus Mobile & Apps Newsletters Newspaper in Education Subscribe Subscriber Services Archives News News Crime Databases Education Government & Politics Local News Nation & World Military Obituaries Obits Archive Traffic Watchdog Weather Blogs & Columns Matt Driscoll Sports Sports College High School Mariners Preps Stats Seahawks Sounders Tacoma Rainiers UW Huskies Blogs & Columns Dave Boling Huskies Insider Blog John McGrath Mariners Insider Blog Seahawks Insider Blog Sounders Insider Blog Politics Politics Business Business Consumers People in Business New Businesses Port of Tacoma Real Estate Opinion Opinion Cartoons Editorials … [Read more...] about Most people can’t pass a US citizenship test, poll finds. What did they answer wrong?
What happens if you fail the citizenship test twice
The new version has a number of rather obscure historical questions that have been roundly criticized. Testees are required to know such things as which year the first ‘Olsen Banden’ film premiered, what the ballet Sylfiden is about, what century the Jyske Lov is from and the life span of composer Carl Nielsen. … [Read more...] about Two thirds failed new Danish citizenship test
Immigration officials are offering few details about the changes to the test, which was last revised in 2008. Officers who administer the exam now choose as many as 10 questions to ask each applicant from a list of 100 in three categories: American Government, American History and Integrated Civics (geography, symbols and holidays). The questions are not intended to trip up applicants; they are published and available for all. … [Read more...] about Trump administration plans changes to U.S. citizenship test
Maria Sharapova for two years following a failed doping test back in March. This news comes after Sharapova, a five-time Grand Slam Champion, failed a drug test back in March, which she admitted in a press conference in Los Angeles. Sharapova had been taking the drug, meldonium, for 10 years following prescriptions by family doctors. The drug was only recently added to the ITF’s list of banned substances. … [Read more...] about Tennis Star Maria Sharapova Suspended for Failed Drug Test
The order authored by Justice Chandrachud with approval from Chief Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar and Justice RK Agrawal and Justice S Abdul Nazeer puts all its faith in the proposal of a “draft data protection Bill’ committee. Justice Chandrachud concludes his order saying, “Since the Union government has informed the Court that it has constituted a Committee chaired by Hon’ble Shri Justice BN Srikrishna, former Judge of this Court, for that purpose, the matter shall be dealt with appropriately by the Union government having due regard to what has been set out in this judgment.” The proceedings on record make it abundantly clear that the Office Memorandum dated 31 July, 2017, was issued under the signature of Group Coordinator, Cyber Law and Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) ahead of Court’s verdict as part of government’s argument underlining that right to … [Read more...] about Aadhaar Database Fails Privacy Test, Draft Data Protection Bill Committee Is A Trojan Horse