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The Indian lawmakers being guarded in 'secret locations'
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 23:56

Indians are captivated by the political chaos that is unfolding on their television screens. BBC News - Asia

French lawmakers approve tough new bill on sexual harassment
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 04:33

Men who wolf-whistle or sexually harass women on French streets face fines of up to 750 euros ($ 885) after lawmakers in the National Assembly approv...

'We vote in November:' Teachers chant, rally as lawmakers begin legislative session
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 02:15

Teachers from the Triangle and all across North Carolina will march in downtown Raleigh Wednesday to make their voices heard. WRAL.com Top Stories

U.S. lawmakers push back on Trump talk of helping China's ZTE
  • Thu, 17 May 2018 01:41

(Reuters) - U.S. lawmakers on Tuesday rejected any plan by President Donald Trump to ease restrictions on China’s ZTE Corp, calling the telecommunic...

Southeast Asian Lawmakers Decry Buyout of Last Independent Daily, Media Crackdown in Cambodia
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 21:11

Southeast Asian lawmakers have expressed “grave concern” over the buyout of The Phnom Penh Post, the last remaining independent newspaper in Cambo...

Poland slashes lawmakers' pay by 20 percent after 'hard work' bonuses
  • Sat, 12 May 2018 05:36

Lawmakers of the ruling Law and Justice party have pushed through the pay cut after the opposition boycotted the vote. Last year, the party's ex-premi...

Asean lawmakers urge Indonesia to tackle growing intolerance
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 10:07

Jakarta, May 8 - Parliamentarians from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations on Tuesday urged the Indonesian government to tackle rising intolera...

U.S. lawmakers set $717 billion defense bill with eye on China, Russia, Turkey
  • Sun, 06 May 2018 18:49

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representatives lawmakers released details on Friday of a $ 717 billion annual defense policy bill, including ef...

Missouri lawmakers to weigh possible impeachment of governor on May 18
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 16:39

(Reuters) - The Missouri General Assembly will convene a special session on May 18 to consider impeachment or any other discipline that a special Hous...

Tokyo lawmakers seek smoke-free Olympics with new, stricter legislation
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 16:27

The Tokyo Metropolitan Government has decided to submit a bill to the metropolitan assembly in June that is aimed at curtailing passive smoking, a key...

Armenia Lawmakers Block Opposition Leader's Bid for Premiership
  • Wed, 02 May 2018 16:00

Ruling party votes down Nikol Pashinyan’s bid to become prime minister, ensuring a continued standoff with a protest movement that has mobilized aro...

'Teachers' Spring' forcing lawmakers to find money for schools
  • Tue, 01 May 2018 21:29

(Reuters) - It has been called the "Teachers' Spring" in the United States, with educators from five states staging an unprecedented wave of protests ...

U.S. lawmakers seek details from EPA chief on fuel economy rule changes
  • Tue, 01 May 2018 19:33

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Two Democratic lawmakers asked Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt on Monday for documents related to proposed c...

U.S. lawmakers bicker over chaplain's ouster
  • Sun, 29 Apr 2018 07:40

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Members of the U.S. Congress find little to agree on these days, not even who should lead them in prayer. Reuters: Politic...

Grilled by U.S. lawmakers, Trump's EPA chief calls ethics scandals lies
  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 15:39

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Environmental Protection Agency chief Scott Pruitt on Thursday rejected a litany of ethics complaints against him as lies ...

Facebook slammed by UK lawmakers as CTO promises transparency overhaul
  • Fri, 27 Apr 2018 04:00

LONDON (Reuters) - A top Facebook executive apologized for errors made by the firm and vowed to do more to improve transparency during a four-hour gri...

Prosecution rejects warrant to access lawmaker's phone, bank account in opinion rigging scandal probe
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 12:21

The prosecution rejected a police request for a warrant to access mobile phone and bank account records of a key ruling 코리아헤럴드

Castro nears retirement as Cuban president; lawmakers vote on successor
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 05:49

HAVANA (Reuters) - Cuba's Raul Castro was just hours away from retiring as president after parliament proposed Miguel Diaz-Canel as his replacement on...

Zuckerberg under pressure to face EU lawmakers over data scandal
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 04:09

STRASBOURG (Reuters) - Facebook Inc's Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg came under pressure from EU lawmakers on Wednesday to come to Europe and shed li...

Cuba lawmakers meet to choose Raúl Castro's successor
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 21:13

Raúl Castro will step down at the National Assembly session, bringing an end to the Castro era. BBC News - World

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