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Venezuelan Opposition Denounces Latest Vote as Ruling Party Makes Gains

20 October 2017 01:32:45 NYT > Americas

The results, with pro-government candidates winning a majority of state races, shocked many and raised new questions about the integrity of the nation’s electoral system.

Více Politics Time20 October 2017 01:32:45


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The Interpreter: Myanmar, Once a Hope for Democracy, Is Now a Study in How It Fails

19 October 2017 22:06:07 NYT > World

Nationalism, an unchecked ethnic majority and support for authoritarian values have put Myanmar well down the road to becoming an “illiberal democracy.”

Více Politics Time19 October 2017 22:06:07


The Interpreter: Once a Hope for Democracy, Myanmar Is Now a Study in How It Fails

19 October 2017 19:47:47 NYT > Asia Pacific

Nationalism, an unchecked ethnic majority and support for authoritarian values have put Myanmar well down the road to becoming an “illiberal democracy.”

Více Politics Time19 October 2017 19:47:47


Nafta Talks’ Extension May Make for Slow, Painful Demise

18 October 2017 13:30:55 NYT > Americas

The prolonging of the trade talks leaves a narrow and challenging path to rewriting the pact.

Více Politics Time18 October 2017 13:30:55


Commentary: Enlightened Chinese Democracy puts the West in the shade

17 October 2017 21:27:39 Sarajevo Times

BEIJING, Oct. 17 (Xinhua) — As crises and chaos swamp Western liberal democracy, it may be instructive to examine the “Chinese democracy” and ask how the system which sets the current standards for development and progress measures up. The 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC) is a good The post Commentary: Enlightened Chinese Democracy puts the West in the shade appeared first on Sarajevo Times .

Více Politics Time17 October 2017 21:27:39


Mandatory transparency in political party funding could jeopardise South Africa’s democracy

17 October 2017 20:16:05 The Gremlin – Online Newspaper for the Garden Route

That political parties should be transparent about their private funders would be a great win for democracy in South Africa. However, the law of unintended consequences must always be borne in mind. Parliament’s failure so far to adhere to our constitutional principle of the Rule of Law could well jeopardise future funding for opposition parties.

Více Politics Time17 October 2017 20:16:05


Tension as Rashy is chased in Nsanje Lalanje polling centers

17 October 2017 09:44:09 Malawi Nyasa Times – Malawi breaking news in Malawi

Irate monitors chased away wealthy businessman and Blantyre Kabula MP for ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Rashy Abdul Gaffer at Bangula Trading Centre as he was seen going around polling centres in Nsanje Lalanje by-election... The post Tension as Rashy is chased in Nsanje Lalanje polling centers appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi .

Více Politics Time17 October 2017 09:44:09


Huge turn out: Voting taking place in by-elections

17 October 2017 07:58:12 Malawi Nyasa Times – Malawi breaking news in Malawi

Voting is taking place to elect new MPs in three constituencies and three Loal Government wards by-elections wish early huge turnout registered for people casting their votes when polling stations opened at 6am which will... The post Huge turn out: Voting taking place in by-elections appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi .

Více Politics Time17 October 2017 07:58:12


Venezuelan Opposition Denounces Latest Vote as Ruling Party Makes Gains

17 October 2017 01:22:16 NYT > World

The results, with pro-government candidates winning a majority of state races, shocked many and raised new questions about the integrity of the nation’s electoral system.

Více Politics Time17 October 2017 01:22:16


Austria Shifts Right as Refashioned Conservatives Win in an Upset

16 October 2017 02:20:22 NYT > World

Austria’s People’s Party claimed a surprise victory after a campaign focused on limiting immigration. To form a government, it may turn to the far-right Freedom Party as a coalition partner.

Více Politics Time16 October 2017 02:20:22


Volkswagen Avoids Effort to Beef Up Oversight in German State Election

15 October 2017 22:32:49 NYT > World

Early returns show Social Democrats keeping power in Volkswagen’s stronghold. Challengers had sought a stronger hand after the emissions scandal.

Více Politics Time15 October 2017 22:32:49


China Seeks Small Stakes in, and More Sway Over, Online Firms

13 October 2017 16:07:10 NYT > Asia Pacific

The government’s partial ownership of two small internet companies suggests a new strategy by Beijing to control what people say in the digital realm.

Více Politics Time13 October 2017 16:07:10


DPP accused of ‘manupulating’ voters for linking development to ruling MPs

13 October 2017 07:11:43 Malawi Nyasa Times – Malawi breaking news in Malawi

Ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) officials have come under commentators fire over their remarks that voters should vote for DPP candidates in the October 17 by-elections if they want development , saying it is anti-democratic.... The post DPP accused of ‘manupulating’ voters for linking development to ruling MPs appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi .

Více Politics Time13 October 2017 07:11:43


U.S. Will Withdraw From Unesco Over Its ‘Anti-Israel Bias’

12 October 2017 15:42:18 NYT > World

The Trump administration said the withdrawal, which is effective at the end of 2018, is also over a “need for fundamental reform” at the cultural organization.

Více Politics Time12 October 2017 15:42:18


FDI increased by 66.8% in the first 5 months of 2017

11 October 2017 15:45:36 Sarajevo Times

The Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) was briefed on the State of Foreign Direct Investment Information prepared by the Agency for the Advancement of Foreign Investments in BiH, in accordance with the conclusion of the 17th session of the Joint Collegium of both Houses of the Parliamentary The post FDI increased by 66.8% in the first 5 months of 2017 appeared first on Sarajevo Times .

Více Politics Time11 October 2017 15:45:36


Liberia’s Women Warn Male Presidential Candidates: Keep the Peace

09 October 2017 22:16:31 NYT > Africa

A man will almost certainly become the country’s next leader, and women are worried that their newfound gains will be lost.

Více Politics Time09 October 2017 22:16:31


Mia says DPP just makes empty promises as Chakwera brands MCP a ‘govt-in-waiting’

09 October 2017 20:47:35 Malawi Nyasa Times – Malawi breaking news in Malawi

Lower Shire political giant Sidik Mia said many people in the area has been supporting ruling Democrtaic Progressive Party (DPP) but they promise and promise and never do, saying all they have got left is... The post Mia says DPP just makes empty promises as Chakwera brands MCP a ‘govt-in-waiting’ appeared first on Malawi Nyasa Times - Malawi breaking news in Malawi .

Více Politics Time09 October 2017 20:47:35


The President Is Back To His Taxi Moonlighting?

09 October 2017 11:30:03 Manila Channel

So, I guess he’s bored with being the president? A recent Facebook post has gone viral with over 2,379 shares, 4,400 reactions and 600 comments showing a great puzzle. The post, posted by Norman Talimongan of Davao City on the night of October 5, 2017, went viral because it showed the incumbent President of the

Více Politics Time09 October 2017 11:30:03


Liberia Holds a Free Election. Make That ‘Free-for-All.’

06 October 2017 22:16:54 NYT > Africa

Twenty presidential candidates. Boisterous rallies. Brawls. Shifting alliances. Democracy has finally taken hold in a tiny West African country.

Více Politics Time06 October 2017 22:16:54


Theresa May’s Nightmare Week Ends With Party Coup Attempt

06 October 2017 19:12:08 NYT > World

Just as Brexit talks were supposed to get serious, the Conservatives have imploded. The British prime minister is dangling, with no obvious successor.

Více Politics Time06 October 2017 19:12:08


BOKAMOSO | What could a more inclusive, completely transformed mining industry look like?

06 October 2017 17:59:05 The Gremlin – Online Newspaper for the Garden Route

The following speech was delivered by Democratic Alliance (DA) Leader, Mmusi Maimane, at the Joburg Indaba. Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to welcome you here in Egoli, the City of Gold, to speak about the future of mining in South Africa. This is a city built on both the pains and the benefits of mining.

Více Politics Time06 October 2017 17:59:05


Meeting Covic-Konkovic: We’ll fulfill the Requirements to enter the EU by the end of November

06 October 2017 17:06:14 Sarajevo Times

The chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) Dragan Covic visited on Thursday the Canton Sarajevo, where he met with cantonal prime minister Elmedin Konakovic and ministers in the government. This is the first of a number of visits planned by Covic in the upcoming period, in order The post Meeting Covic-Konkovic: We’ll fulfill the Requirements to enter the EU by the end of November appeared first on Sarajevo Times .

Více Politics Time06 October 2017 17:06:14


The President Is Back To His Taxi Moonlighting?

06 October 2017 11:15:14 Manila Channel

So, I guess he’s bored with being the president? A recent Facebook post has gone viral with over 2,379 shares, 4,400 reactions and 600 comments showing a great puzzle. The post, posted by Norman Talimongan of Davao City on the night of October 5, 2017, went viral because it showed the incumbent President of the

Více Politics Time06 October 2017 11:15:14


Indonesian President Jokowi gets stuck in traffic, walks instead

06 October 2017 04:24:49 Asian Correspondent

THE PRESIDENT of Indonesia Joko “Jokowi” Widodo has walked for two kilometres to a military parade after being stuck in the country’s notorious traffic. The post Indonesian President Jokowi gets stuck in traffic, walks instead appeared first on Asian Correspondent .

Více Politics Time06 October 2017 04:24:49


Edward Heath Would Have Faced Sex Abuse Inquiry, Say U.K. Police

05 October 2017 19:20:01 NYT > World

The police said their investigation did not draw any conclusions about “the likely guilt or innocence” of the former prime minister, who died in 2005.

Více Politics Time05 October 2017 19:20:01


Sikh Becomes Canada’s First Nonwhite Political Party Leader

05 October 2017 05:10:15 NYT > Americas

Jagmeet Singh, a newcomer to federal politics, took over leadership of Canada’s New Democratic Party.

Více Politics Time05 October 2017 05:10:15