MP names undercover policeman as man who firebombed Debenhams store (UK)

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TweetYum An undercover police officer firebombed a branch of Debenhams as part of his attempt to infiltrate a hardline group of animal rights activists, am MP has told Parliament. Bob Lambert, who used the alias Bob Robinson, was accused of involvement in the Animal Liberation Front’s bombing of the department store in Harrow, northwest London, […]

Pakistan secretly permitting lethal NATO supply via air

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TweetYumShareThis Pakistan secretly permitting lethal NATO supply via air 01 Jul 2012 In blatant disregard to foreign policy terms approved by parliament this year, Pakistan has secretly allowed US-led Nato forces to use its airspace for transporting lethal supplies to Afghanistan, official sources revealed. It is not clear when the permission was granted but it […]

Hollande Bolstered as Socialists Win French Parliament Control

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TweetYumShareThis Hollande Bolstered as Socialists Win French Parliament Control 17 Jun 2012 French President Francois Hollande’s Socialist Party and its allies won an absolute majority in the National Assembly, exit polls showed, paving the way for them to pass legislation without the aid of other members of parliament. The Socialist bloc won 314 out of […]

Egypt’s MB rejects parliament closure, calls for referendum

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TweetYumShareThis Egypt’s MB rejects parliament closure, calls for referendum 16 Jun 2012 Egypt’s Muslim Brotherhood (MB) has rejected the military dissolution of the country’s parliament and called for a referendum. Citizens for Legitimate Government    

Some cry ’coup’ as Egypt’s highest court annuls parliament, military extends power

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TweetYumEgypt’s highest court declared the parliament invalid Thursday, and the country’s interim military rulers promptly declared full legislative authority, triggering a new level of chaos and confusion in the country’s leadership. The Supreme Constitutional Court found that all articles making up the law that regulated parliamentary elections are invalid, said Showee Elsayed, a constitutional lawyer. […]