In June of this year, as Britain approached its referendum on whether to leave the European Union, Jo Cox, a Labour Party Member of Parliament, was brutally murdered on the streets of Birstall, West Yorkshire. As her assailant murdered...Show More Summary
Members of French parliament are calling for cameras to be installed in abbatoirs, but not everyone is convinced that it will have a meaningful impact on the industry.
Turkish authorities blocked from entering the country a Dutch former member of the European Parliament who used to write columns for a newspaper close to the alleged mastermind of the July 15 failed putsch, he said Monday. Joost Lagendijk...Show More Summary
This is extraordinary and horrifying. I am astonished by this. If you object to Canada placing children, inter alia, in solitary confinement, contact your Member of Parliament here. And contact the CBSA, who are detaining children, here.
When Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau added Maryam Monsef to his Cabinet last year, his government touted her as the country’s first Afghan-born member of Parliament. President Obama also singled out her story when he addressed the Canadian House of Commons in June. Monsef herself made her...
The 67-year-old hard-left politician beat back a challenge by members of Parliament with increased support from the party’s rank and file.
Polish members of parliament voted in favor of an abortion ban on Friday morning.
Deep divisions arose among Labour members of parliament unhappy with Corbyn’s leadership and handling of the anti-Brexit campaign in the sum...
Russia’s parliamentary election seemed like business as usual as President Vladimir Putin’s ruling United Russia party hailed a record victory, despite plummeting approval ratings. While the election failed to give the opposition a foothold...Show More Summary
LONDON (Reuters) - The man accused of murdering member of parliament Jo Cox in the run-up to Britain's June EU referendum vote will not present a defense case based on medical evidence, a London court heard on Monday.
It is a huge pleasure to welcome a new magazine into the world — especially one edited by Daniel Hannan, the British writer and member of the European Parliament. A quarterly, it’s called “The Conservative.” And it is put out by AECR,...Show More Summary
Leaders of EU member states must stop blaming the bloc for failures while taking credit for successes as they battle to save the union, European Parliament President Martin Schulz has said. Speaking at a press conference before the start...Show More Summary
Strasbourg, France, 15 September 2016 - As His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived at the European Parliament this morning, the flags of member states arrayed outside flew freely in the breeze, lit by the early morning sun. His visit began with a meeting with President of the European Parliament, Martin Schultz.
Mr President, Honourable Members of the European Parliament, I stood here a year ago and I told you that the State of our Union was not good. I told you that there is not enough Europe in this Union. And that there is not enough Union in this Union. Show More Summary
Rodrigo Duterte shot dead a justice department employee and ordered the murder of opponents, a former death squad member told parliament Thursday, in explosive allegations against the Philippine president. The self-described assassin...Show More Summary
australia’s outdated speed laws are again under the microscope, with an ex-highway patrol officer from victoria police, now a member of parliament, calling for a sensible discussion on the issue. state liberal mp bill tilley - a victoria...Show More Summary
Swedish lawmaker plays 'Pokemon Go' at opening of Parliament Green, a member of Prime Minster Stefan Lofven's Social Democratic Party, told regional daily Skaraborgs Allehanda that she is a good multitasker and plays "Pokemon Go" occasionally.
We have yet another story highlighting the horrific abuse faced by women in many Muslim countries. Egyptian member of parliament Elhamy Agina this month has reportedly encouraged women to undergo female genital mutilation (FGM) to ???reduce...Show More Summary