EU warning: How Mark Rutte resigned over austerity measures


We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The Netherlands, Austria, Denmark and Sweden have submitted their own COVID-19 recovery plan to the European Commission as a row over the […]

Netanyahu's new Israeli government approved, eyes West Bank annexations


JERUSALEM (Reuters) – Israel’s parliament approved on Sunday Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s new unity government, ending more than a year of political deadlock, but he still faces a trial starting next week for alleged corruption. His decision to share power with former rival, centrist Blue […]

Pro-Beijing lawmakers, democrats clash in Hong Kong legislature


HONG KONG (Reuters) – Rival lawmakers scuffled in Hong Kong’s legislature on Friday in a row over electing the chairman of a key committee, a fresh sign of rising political tension as the coronavirus pandemic tapers off in the Chinese-ruled city. Lawmakers shouted and pushed […]