Politics Spain

16 Feb 19
Bon Bon Lifestyle Webazine

Spain’s Socialists are set to gain seats but fall well short of a majority in the snap election they called for April 28, a poll showed on Saturday, while a party on the far-right will enter parliament for the first time in 30 years. source https://www.reuters.com/article/us-spain-politics-election/spanish-socialists-lead-in-poll-but-well-short-of-a-majority-idUSKCN1Q50LJ?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews

16 Feb 19
Archy news nety

In the shadow of brutal wars in the Middle East and burdened by the global problem of migration, Europe has forgotten how to talk to Russia. A destructive rage has moved deep into the bowels of Western democracies. Comment by Stefan Kornelius In fact, the world did not need to be reminded once again that […]

16 Feb 19
Bon Bon Lifestyle Webazine

Spain’s Socialist Party will win the largest number of seats in a parliamentary election set for April 28, according to a GESOP opinion poll published by El Periodico newspaper on Saturday, short of a majority in the 350-seat legislature. source https://www.reuters.com/article/us-spain-politics-election/socialists-lead-spains-election-race-set-to-win-115-117-seats-poll-idUSKCN1Q50LJ?feedType=RSS&feedName=worldNews

16 Feb 19
My Take

We usually think of geography as being about mountains, rivers and seas, but geography is also a major factor in how large or wealthy or powerful countries have become. Prisoners of Geography- Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics uses geography in the form of maps to explain ten large […]

16 Feb 19
News Archives Uk

A liberal Democrat MEP claims that she was excluded from a Brexit debate organized by Oxford students after a tweet in which she criticized a conservative MP who had received "negative attention." Catherine Bearder was booked on Saturday to meet Polish students on a panel with Brexiteer specialist Daniel Kawczynski, but his invitation was canceled […]

16 Feb 19
The New Dark Age

For more than a decade Venezuela has aided the governments of Haiti and the Dominican Republic through a preferential system known as Petrocaribe, and the people of those nations are not taking their governments’ support for the US coup in Venezuela lightly.

16 Feb 19
New Delhi Times

Spain will elect its third government in less than four years after Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez’s fragile socialist government acknowledged Friday its support had evaporated and called an early general election. Sanchez’s eight-month-old administration met its end after failing to get parliament’s approval for its 2019 budget proposal earlier this week, adding to the political […]

16 Feb 19
Discuss Answer

ENGLISH (COMPULSORY) Time Allowed : Three Hours Maximum Marks : 300 QUESTION PAPER SPECIFIC INSTRUCTIONS Please read each of the following instructions carefully before attempting questions. All questions are to be attempted. The number of marks carried by a question is indicated against it. Answers must be written in ENGLISH only Word limit in questions, […]

16 Feb 19
DemoAdefa's Blog

News Headlines Feb 16, 2019. Headlines From Nigeria’s Major Newspapers Compiled by Demola Adefajo The Punch BREAKING: PDP rejects shift in election dates, asks INEC chair to resign UPDATED: INEC reschedules presidential, NASS elections They say I’m corrupt because I’m successful – Atiku Gunmen kill 66 people in Kaduna Lagos landlord’s daughter beats tenant to […]

16 Feb 19
Waking Up the Day

Dialogue # 7, Part 2  Nature Headon,, Fleshed Out Moments, Randomness The morning wind forever blows,the poem of creation is uninterrupted, but few arethe ears to hear it.        –Thoreau [Steven and I continue discussing poetry that penetrates the barrier of the ordinary, Jeffers being one who confronted nature headon, stripping his images to […]

16 Feb 19
The Nigerian News Portal

So many pundits are building their predictions of tomorrow’s elections on a political trap that the ruling class have been hoping to set forth as the prevailing idea: Nigeria, like 2015, is caught between the devil and the blue sea! This is seemingly right but deeply wrong. I employed the word “deeply” to set a […]

16 Feb 19
and that's the way it was

ASIA AFGHANISTAN According to US Central Command boss Joseph Votel, the Pentagon may soon reduce its troop presence in Afghanistan by more than 1000 from its current level of around 14,000 (acknowledged) personnel. But the move isn’t related to the ongoing peace talks with the Taliban–instead, it’s apparently an operational decision by new US Afghanistan […]

16 Feb 19
rebelbreeze

Diarmuid Breatnach Recently a number of people have been marching in Dublin, saying that they are the Yellow Vests of Ireland. This is obviously inspired by the Gilets Jaunes (“Yellow Vests”) whose protests against the French Government began in November last year and swelled to huge numbers in Paris demonstrations and riots. Some smaller groups […]