There may be as many as 2,000 Brits currently fighting with ISIS, a Muslim Labour MP has claimed. His estimate, based on his experience as a Member of Parliament for the predominantly Muslim constituency of Birmingham Perry Barr, is roughly four times as high as the official estimate released by the authorities before the summer. Show More Summary
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghanistan's parliament approved agreements Sunday with the U.S. and NATO allowing international troops to remain in the country past the end of this year amid a renewed offensive by Taliban militants.
On a recent trip, I met four nice Canadian ladies. They were shocked and surprised by the fatal shooting of a soldier near Canada's Parliament by an apparent terrorist. I thought that their reaction... To view the full story, click the title link.
The first one or two people doing something can hardly be called a trend. Yet, all trends start with a movement of One. UKIP gained a second seat in British parliament as a result of a special election following a Tory defection to UKIP. Show More Summary
POLITICS: EU Parliament Wants To Break Up Google… Because It’s Big & American Or Something. “There’s no discussion about any actual harm… just the fact that some people don’t like the fact that the company is so big (and not Europea...
The European parliament is poised to call for a break-up of Google, in one of the most brazen assaults so far on the technology group’s power. The gambit increases the political pressure on the European Commission, the EU’s executive arm, to take a tougher line on Google, either in its antitrust investigation into the company […]
On Friday, the Financial Times broke the story that the European Parliament is going to call for breaking up Google. Of course, the European Parliament can't actually do that, but it appears designed to put pressure on the EU Commission, which has been talking about antitrust actions against Google for quite some time. Show More Summary
Nigel Farage’s UK Independence Party (UKIP or Ukip) won its second seat in Britain’s parliament after the votes were counted late Thursday night our time in the constituency of victor Mark Reckless. Ukip is an upstart populist partyShow More Summary
Members of the European Parliament, backed by German officials, are preparing a draft resolution calling for the breakup of Google.
According to a report released today, the European Parliament is reportedly calling for Google separate search from the rest of its service offerings. The motion specifically calls for an “unbundling” of Google’s search engine from its other services as a way to curb Google’s dominance. Show More Summary
Google's been wrestling with the European Union over antitrust issues for a long while now. Today, though, Parliament says it's come up with a possible solution: severing search from the rest of Google. Read on for the rest of our news highlights...
The European Parliament is preparing a non-binding resolution that proposes splitting Google Inc’s search engine operations in Europe from the rest of its business as one possible option to rein in the Internet company’s dominance in the search market. European politicians have grown...
The European Union’s parliament is considering a proposal that pushes for Google’s dominant search engine business to be split from its other “commercial services,” according to media reports.
The European parliament is thinking about making a ruling that Google split off its search engine from other parts of its business, according to a report today in the Financial Times. But we were wondering: how can Europe order an American...Show More Summary
The European parliament is considering a motion that would suggest Google unbundle its search engine from its other products, The Financial Times reported this afternoon. Although the parliament doesn't have the power to split up Google...Show More Summary
Friday while speaking at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas, NV, President Barack Obama mocked Republicans for saying his executive action amnesty sabotaged the democratic process. "Why I didn't dissolve the parliament," he said. "That's not how our system works. Show More Summary
Alex Barker and Murad Ahmed, reporting for The Financial Times: The European parliament is poised to call for a break-up of Google, in one of the most brazen assaults so far on the echnology group’s power. The gambit increases the political...Show More Summary
European Parliament reportedly set to call for a break-up of the tech giant’s search engine from some of its other commercial businesses
Google's been caught up in an antitrust tango with the European Union for years, and since the EU hasn't been thrilled with the search giant's attempted concessions, there might be an extreme new option on the table. According to a report from the...