Tag: opposition

Syrian opposition to meet government for talks in early January

Posted December 11, 2015 12:36:50 A joint team of Syria’s political and armed opposition will meet the government subsequent month for talks in search of a political answer to nearly five years of conflict, the chairman of a Saudi-hosted opposition conference says. A lot more than one hundred members of Syria’s opposition parties and rebel…


Myanmar opposition keeps quiet on outcomes of leaders’ meetings

Posted December 03, 2015 22:19:07 Photo: Aung San Suu Kyi (L) meeting with military commander-in-chief Min Aung Hlaing at military headquarters. (AFP/Myawaddy) Myanmar’s opposition is tight-lipped about the outcomes of separate talks among leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country’s president and best basic, citing the need to have for goodwill with its future…


Medicare debate on hold amid strong opposition

Posted December 01, 2015 12:48:41 Map: Australia The Federal Government has suspended discussions on its modifications to Medicare following repeated delays in the Senate. The bill, recognized as the Overall health Insurance Amendment (Security Net) Bill, aims to save the Government a lot more than $ 260 million by lowering the threshold for some services…


NT Opposition Leader moves motion of no self-assurance against Government

By Sally Brooks Posted December 01, 2015 12:13:45 The Northern Territory Opposition Leader has moved a motion of no self-confidence in the Territory Government in Parliament. If profitable the motion could trigger an early election. In Parliament, Michael Gunner said it was time to speak about the future of the Northern Territory. “We are presently…


Drivers will give WestConnex M5 tolls the swerve: NSW Opposition

Posted November 28, 2015 11:37:26 Tolls on the new WestConnex M5 motorway will discourage drivers from utilizing it and lead to regional roads becoming far more congested, the New South Wales Opposition has mentioned. “Tolls of at least six dollars every single way, each and every day to travel in the M5 East Tunnel, on…


'Kirchner era' ends with opposition win in Argentina

By PETER PRENGAMAN, Related Press BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — President-elect Mauricio Macri’s promises to revitalize Argentina’s sagging economy with free of charge-marketplace reforms and enhance strained relations with the United States resonated with voters, carrying him to a historic win that ended 12 years of often-conflictive rule by President Cristina Fernandez and her late…


In Rebuke to Kirchner, Argentines Elect Opposition Leader Mauricio Macri as President

Photo Supporters of the presidential candidate Mauricio Macri cheered in Buenos Aires on Sunday. Credit Emiliano Lasalvia/Agence France-Presse â?? Getty Images BUENOS AIRES â?? Argentine voters handed a decisive victory to Mauricio Macri in the countryâ??s presidential election on Sunday, delivering a strong mandate to an opposition political figure in search of to roll back…


Bangladesh executes 2 opposition leaders despite concerns

NEW DELHI (AP) — Bangladesh executed two influential opposition leaders on charges of war crimes for the duration of the country’s 1971 independence war, a senior jail official mentioned Sunday, despite issues that the legal proceedings against them have been flawed and threats of violence by their supporters. Bangladesh Nationalist Party leader Salahuddin Quader Chowdhury…