UK’s Supreme Court set for Brexit ruling

UK’s Supreme Court set for Brexit ruling

The British government’s Brexit plan will be put to the test on Tuesday with a landmark court ruling on whether it has the right to kick-start the country’s EU departure without parliamentary approval. The 11 Supreme Court judges are expected to rule against the government in a move which could delay Prime Minister Theresa May […]

Poland’s ruling right-wing party rejects abortion ban after protests

Poland’s ruling right-wing party rejects abortion ban after protests

Lawmakers with Poland’s ruling right-wing party voted in a tumultuous parliamentary commission session to reject a proposal for a total ban on abortion. The decision appeared to doom an effort to add further limits to what is already one of Europe’s most restrictive abortion laws. However, the proposal must still go to a vote to […]

Gabon opposition chief slams ‘biased’ election court ruling

Gabon opposition chief slams ‘biased’ election court ruling

Gabon opposition leader Jean Ping on Saturday rejected what he said was an “unjust” ruling by the Constitutional Court which upheld the victory of President Ali Bongo in the Aug. 27 poll that he says was tarnished by fraud. The refusal by Ping, who says he won the presidential poll, to accept the court ruling […]

Beijing defiant ahead of South China Sea ruling

Beijing defiant ahead of South China Sea ruling

Beijing braced Tuesday for an international tribunal’s ruling on the South China Sea, where it has expansive territorial claims, with all eyes watching for the Asian giant’s reaction on the ground or in the water. The Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague is set to release its final decision on the case, which […]

David Cameron is on borrowed time – even his backbenchers want him out

David Cameron is on borrowed time – even his backbenchers want him out

John Prescott says the Tory Party is tearing itself apart over the EU referendum, and isn’t ruling out a snap election Britain is now run by a Zombie Government . You could have written the Queen’s Speech on the back of one of her stamps. Time was a Queen’s Speech would indicate a Government’s policy […]