Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan criticized the Austrian parliament's amendment to a 1912 bill on Islam banning the foreign financing of Muslim organizations and limiting foreign imams' activities to curb the influence of radical Islam.
On Saturday, demonstrators packed the capital’s streets and shouted slogans calling for a constitution based on consensus. The demonstration turned violent when protesters tried to enter a restricted area near the parliament buildin...
Mykhailo Chechetov, former deputy head of the Party of Regions parliament faction in the time of the president Viktor Yanukovych, killed himself jumping out of the window of his apartment at 17 floor in Kyiv on the night of Feb. 27. Chechetov was under house arrest and wore an electronic bracelet as he was charged […]
Union Budget 2015-16 is being presented by Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley in the Parliament today. We are bringing you the highlights and key announcements of Budget 2015-16. Union Budget 2015-16: Highlights & Key Announcements The objective of this Budget is to improve quality of life and to pass benefits to common man. Show More Summary
US-led coalition airstrikes are weakening the Islamic State in Iraq, so the extremists are likely to move their positions to neighboring areas, including Lebanon.
Parliament Watch Uganda organized the #MPsEngage Twitter chat with women members of parliament to discuss the topic 'Making Women Count in Legislative Processes'.
The plan was elaborated in late-2011 when Italy was in the center of the EU debt crisis and leftists took the seats of the Fine Gael party in the Irish Parliament.
If Bild's expectation that its "Nein to more Greek bailout" campaign would lead to a near unanimous vote in the Bundestag for a Greek bailout, then it achieved its goal when a massive majority of lawmakers, some 542 of them, voted in favor of giving Greece the prenegotiated 4 month extension to its current bailout. Show More Summary
The Toronto Transit Commission is pleased the Canadian Parliament passed Bill S-221 - an amendment to the Criminal Code of Canada that allows judges to impose harsher sentences on those convicted of assaulting transit operators. TheShow More Summary
German parliament approves four-month extension, despite unease over the new Athens government.
BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's parliament approved an extension of Greece's bailout on Friday after Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, who has voiced doubts about whether Athens can be trusted, promised it would not be allowed to "blackmail" its euro zone partners. Show More Summary
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Parliament overwhelmingly approved the four-month extension of Greece's financial bailout on Friday, despite unease over the new government in Athens. Lawmakers voted 542-32 to back the bailout extension. There were 13 abstentions. Show More Summary
Germany’s Parliament has approved an extension of Greece's bailout. ||| Berlin - Germany's Parliament approved an extension of Greece's bailout on Friday after Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble, who has voiced doubts about whether Athens can be trusted, promised it would not be allowed to “blackmail” its euro zone partners. Show More Summary
The German parliament has voted in favour of an extension to the Greek bailout programme. The motion was approved by 542 votes. 32 MPs voted against it. German cancellor Angela Merkel had supported the extension, but many members ofShow More Summary
BERLIN (AP) — Germany's Parliament overwhelmingly approved the four-month extension of Greece's financial bailout on Friday, despite unease over the new government in Athens.
India's upper house of parliament was briefly adjourned on Thursday after opposition members denounced comments by the leader of a Hindu group who said Roman Catholic missionary Mother Teresa had tried to convert people to Christian...
German lawmakers are expected to approve Greece’s hard-won bailout extension in a parliamentary vote today. ||| Berlin - German lawmakers are expected on Friday to approve Greece's hard-won bailout extension in a parliament vote despite scepticism, removing the last hurdle for keeping crucial international aid flowing to Athens. Show More Summary
Minor party leader not pleased after being left out of discussions about how parliament functions.
The Labor Party has agreed to support the controversial data retention scheme currently before Parliament, and that means that the legislation that retains a huge amount of your metadata for a period of two years, whether you are suspected of any crime or not, will go ahead largely unquestioned. More »
You know what you should do when you have a national problem involving a complexity of economics, politics, and healthcare?Look to the stars.A [British] Conservative Member of Parliament has claimed that astrology could have “a roleShow More Summary