EU parliament in surprise vote for 'conflict minerals' ban

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Đầu Tư English 1 day(s) ago

EU parliament in surprise vote for 'conflict minerals' ban

European legislators unexpectedly voted in favour of a law requiring firms to ensure they do not use so-called conflict minerals from Africa and other areas that end up funding warlords.

Keywords: 

Clinton on Iraq war vote: 'I made a mistake'

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 2 day(s) ago

U.S. Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton says she made a mistake when she voted to authorize the Iraq war as a senator.

Keywords: 

Venezuela opposition holds primaries for high-stakes parliament vote

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 4 day(s) ago

Venezuela opposition holds primaries for high-stakes parliament vote

Venezuela's opposition coalition held primaries on Sunday for this year's high-stakes parliamentary election, its best shot in over a decade at recouping the National Assembly at one of the ruling Socialist Party's lowest ebbs.

Keywords: 

Senate reaches deal on trade vote after Democratic revolt against Obama

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 1 week(s) ago 1 related news

Senate reaches deal on trade vote after Democratic revolt against Obama

Senators reached a deal on May 13 to move forward this week with legislation key to a pan-Pacific trade pact, a day after a Democratic rebellion dealt a blow to the White House's trade agenda.

Keywords: 

Polish president suffers surprise reverse in first round vote-exit poll

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago

Exit poll shows conservative party candidate Andrzej Duda ahead of incumbent Bronislaw Komorowski in the first round of Poland's presidential election.

Keywords: 

British PM Cameron rules out another Scottish independence vote

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 1 week(s) ago

British PM Cameron rules out another Scottish independence vote

British Prime Minister David Cameron on May 10 ruled out giving Scotland another independence referendum despite spectacular gains by Scottish nationalists in a UK-wide election, saying Scots had "emphatically" rejected a breakaway only last year.

Keywords: 

Cameron savors shock triumph in British election

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 1 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news 2 related news

Cameron savors shock triumph in British election

British Prime Minister David Cameron swept to a stunning election victory on Friday, confounding forecasts that the vote would be the closest in decades and winning a clear majority that left his Labour opponents in tatters.

Keywords: 

Election results: Conservatives on course for majority

0 vote(s)Comment

VietnamNet English 1 week(s) ago

Election results: Conservatives on course for majority

David Cameron says he hopes to govern for all of the UK as a BBC forecast gives the Tories 329 seats - enough to form a slender majority in the Commons.

Keywords: 

Senate passes Iran nuclear review bill, House up next

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 2 week(s) ago 1 related news

Senate passes Iran nuclear review bill, House up next

The US Senate voted overwhelmingly on May 7 to pass a bill giving Congress the right to review, and potentially reject, an international agreement with Iran aimed at keeping it from developing nuclear weapons.

Keywords: 

Britain votes in election which could define its future

0 vote(s)Comment

VietNam News English 2 week(s) ago 1 related news

Britain goes to the polls on Thursday in the closest general election for a generation – but voters may have to wait days for a new government as politicians battle to take power.

Keywords: 

United Kingdom votes in most unpredictable election in decades

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 2 week(s) ago

United Kingdom votes in most unpredictable election in decades

British voters get to decide on May 7 who they want to rule the world's fifth-largest economy in a tight election that could yield weak government, propel the United Kingdom towards a vote on EU membership and stoke Scottish desire for secession.

Keywords: 

Senate Republicans pass budget plan, eye Obamacare repeal

0 vote(s)Comment

VOV News English 2 week(s) ago

Senate Republicans pass budget plan, eye Obamacare repeal

The US Senate on May 5 narrowly passed a Republican budget plan that prescribes deep domestic spending cuts to eliminate deficits by 2024 and aids the party's goal of trying to dismantle President Barack Obama's signature healthcare law.

Keywords: 

Dong Nhi wins the 1st of Remix music competition

0 vote(s)Comment

SaiGon GP English 2 week(s) ago 1 duplicate news

Dong Nhi wins the 1st of Remix music competition

Singer Dong Nhi became the champion of the first season of a reality television music competition “The Remix” in Vietnam which ended in Ho Chi Minh on May 4.

Keywords: 

Immigration top of mind in UK election

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Thanh Niên English 2 week(s) ago

With the UK's foreign-born population rapidly rising, support has surged for the anti-immigrant UKIP party, threatening to split the conservative vote in the upcoming election.

Keywords: 

Elderly Japan looks to its youth as teens set to vote

0 vote(s)Comment

Báo Dân Trí English 3 week(s) ago

Elderly Japan looks to its youth as teens set to vote

Japan is set to take a baby step towards rebalancing the age scales when lawmakers lower the voting age to 18 from its current 20, allowing teenagers into polling booths for the first time.

Keywords: 

Top page