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France passes anti-radicalism bill that worries Muslims

Critics say these provisions are already covered in existing laws

17 Feb 2021 4:35 AM

Hong Kong lawmakers dragged from chamber as leader heckled for second day, see video

But chaos erupted once more as her political opponents chanted slogans and were dragged one by one from the chamber.

17 Oct 2019 1:27 PM

Watch: Congress lawmaker argues with cop performing duty

Congress lawmaker Veer Singh Bhuria argued with traffic cop for issuing penalty to motorcyclist for violating traffic rules.

06 Jun 2019 11:29 AM

Lawmakers slam Facebook, recommend stiffer regulation

The report on fake news and disinformation on social media sites followed an 18-month investigation.

18 Feb 2019 12:07 PM

Century-old French murder still a mystery after 'animal' bone discovery

Prosecutor Jean-Philippe Recappe said investigators were checking if the bone pieces, one of which may be a femur, were indeed human.

28 Feb 2018 8:22 PM


Nepal Parliament endorses laws barring criminals, corrupt from contesting polls

Nepal is set to hold two rounds of provincial and federal elections in November and December this year

05 Sep 2017 3:40 PM

Gay marriages could be law this year, say Australian leaders

Gay-rights advocates say enough lawmakers already back marriage equality to make same-sex marriage legal in Australia now.

08 Aug 2017 12:35 PM

US lawmakers urges Trump to crackdown outsourcing companies and reform H-1B visa

The lawmakers said their legislation provides protections for American workers and visa holders as it calls for more transparency.

02 Aug 2017 4:41 PM

UN chief urges Maldives to lift blockade of parliament

Guterres voiced concern over 'gradual erosion of basic democratic norms and principles' in the country and has urged a dialogue.

28 Jul 2017 12:55 PM

Theresa May to tell ministers: stop leaking details of cabinet rifts

May will warn ministers on Tuesday that cabinet discussions should not be leaked and that public squabbling must end, Sky news said.

18 Jul 2017 12:31 PM


UK PM Theresa May announces new Cabinet ministers despite weakened position

The Prime Minister is seeking a deal with a Northern Irish party to prop up the Conservative minority administration.

12 Jun 2017 10:00 AM