Tag archive for ‘ruling’
By admin On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021

Two Bombs Go Off in Car Near House of Greek Lawmaker, Ruling Party Says

ATHENS (Sputnik) – Two explosive devices went off on Tuesday in a car near the house of Greek lawmaker Konstantinos Bogdanos from the ruling New Democracy party, who has not been hurt, according to the party. Sputnik More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 3rd, 2021

Leader of Myanmar’s ruling party calls for protests against ‘dictatorship’ following arrest by military – reports

Aung San Suu Kyi, the leader of Myanmar’s National League for Democracy Party, has reportedly called on her countrymen to demonstrate against the military’s bid to seize power, following reports of her detention. Myanmar’s More...

By admin On Friday, January 29th, 2021

Poland’s abortion ruling: collapsing conservatism

The women’s movement taking on the Polish government’s draconian abortion ruling is developing into a broader political force, writes Reece Goscinski Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 27th, 2021

Japanese PM apologizes after ruling coalition lawmakers visit nightclub in violation of Covid-19 restrictions

Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has apologized to the public after members of his ruling coalition visited nightclubs, violating the country’s Covid-19 restrictions that urge people to stay at home unless More...

By admin On Thursday, January 21st, 2021

Refusal to retry Turkish MP triggers second ruling by high court

Refusal to retry Turkish MP triggers second ruling by high court Lower courts continue to dismiss the rulings of higher courts in politically sensitive cases, such as the imprisonment of former MP More...

By admin On Saturday, January 16th, 2021

Germany’s ruling party picks centrist Armin Laschet as its new leader

Germany’s Christian Democratic Union (CDU) has elected a new chairman, picking centrist politician Armin Laschet, the premier of Germany’s most populous state North Rhine-Westphalia, as its new leader. The More...

By admin On Friday, January 8th, 2021

Japan dismisses South Korean ruling ordering Tokyo to compensate ‘comfort women’ in ongoing row over WWII sexual slavery

A court in South Korea’s capital has ordered Tokyo to compensate women who were forced to work in Japan’s military brothels before and during World War II, leaving Japan fuming and labelling the decision More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 6th, 2021

Assange denied bail despite ruling against extradition

On Monday, it was announced at the Old Bailey that Julian Assange would not be extradited to the US to face charges of endangering the lives of informants in Afghanistan, and for collusion with Chelsea Manning More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 5th, 2021

‘Bail him NOW!’ Roger Waters says after judge rejects extradition for Assange, calls ruling a ‘delaying tactic’ as US preps appeal

Pink Floyd frontman Roger Waters has demanded immediate release for Julian Assange after a British judge declined a US extradition request, telling RT the WikiLeaks founder’s battle is far from over as Washington More...

By admin On Monday, January 4th, 2021

‘Journalists should be worried’: UK court’s ruling was victory for Assange but not for journalism, former Ecuadorian consul warns

The UK court has spared WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange from extradition to the US, but Monday’s ruling came as a grim verdict for free speech, Fidel Narvaez, a former Consul at the Ecuadorian embassy in London, More...