Politics

Venezuela frees jailed opposition lawmaker ahead of U.N. rights…

Venezuela frees jailed opposition lawmaker ahead of U.N. rights…

Published 18/06/2019

CARACAS (Reuters) - Venezuela on Monday freed opposition lawmaker Gilber Caro, who was detained in April in what allies said was a violation of his [more…]

76 MEPs back Catalan separatists blocked from collecting European…

76 MEPs back Catalan separatists blocked from collecting European…

Published 18/06/2019

BARCELONA (Reuters) - The Spanish government has violated the rights of three Catalan leaders elected to the European Parliament by blocking them from collecting their [more…]

Italy PM says EU budget action could jeopardise national savings:…

Italy PM says EU budget action could jeopardise national savings:…

Published 10/06/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - Italy’s ruling parties could expose the nation to market shocks and put its savings at risk if they were not ready to [more…]

Civil disobedience campaign empties streets of Sudan’s capital

Civil disobedience campaign empties streets of Sudan’s capital

Published 10/06/2019

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - A campaign of civil disobedience to demand civilian rule left the streets of Sudan’s capital Khartoum largely deserted as the working week [more…]

Moderate leaders try to protect Italy – from their own government

Moderate leaders try to protect Italy – from their own government

Published 07/06/2019

ROME (Reuters) - Italy’s prime minister and economy minister have formed an unofficial alliance with the president to prevent the euro zone’s third-largest economy being [more…]

Two killed as Sudan forces try to disperse protesters: witnesses, TV

Two killed as Sudan forces try to disperse protesters: witnesses, TV

Published 03/06/2019

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudanese forces entered the site of a sit-in in central Khartoum early on Monday amid gunfire, witnesses and Arab television stations said, [more…]

Amid USS McCain controversy, Pentagon says military will not be…

Amid USS McCain controversy, Pentagon says military will not be…

Published 02/06/2019

SEOUL (Reuters) - The Pentagon has told the White House that the U.S. military will not be politicized, a U.S. official said on Sunday, in [more…]

Thai parties meet to discuss deal to keep coup leader as PM

Thai parties meet to discuss deal to keep coup leader as PM

Published 27/05/2019

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Two Thai political parties were meeting leaders of a pro-army party on Monday to discuss a possible deal to keep military junta [more…]

Loyalty of Italy’s League to coalition partner unreasonable:…

Loyalty of Italy’s League to coalition partner unreasonable:…

Published 20/05/2019

MILAN (Reuters) - League’s loyalty to Italian coalition partner M5S is unreasonable and can’t last for ever, cabinet secretary Giancarlo Giorgetti said on Monday. “Faced [more…]

‘I was surprised by the question’: New Zealand PM Ardern talks…

‘I was surprised by the question’: New Zealand PM Ardern talks…

Published 06/05/2019

WELLINGTON (Reuters) - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern said on Monday she was surprised when her long-time partner proposed to her over the Easter [more…]