Search Result
" law"

5398 results

World - Region
6/9/2022 6:22:56 PM
Iraq's firebrand Shia cleric Moqtada Sadr made a high-stakes protest Thursday by calling on the 73 lawmakers loyal to him to ready resignation papers to end an eight-month parliamentary paralysis.

World - International
6/9/2022 1:30:03 PM
Thailand made it legal to cultivate and possess marijuana as of Thursday, like a dream come true for an aging generation of pot smokers who recall the kick delivered by the legendary Thai Stick variety.

World - Region
6/9/2022 12:00:43 PM
Eight months after national elections, Iraq still doesn't have a government and there seems to be no clear way out of the dangerous deadlock.

World - International
6/8/2022 12:47:30 PM
A speeding bus veered off a narrow mountain road and plummeted into a ravine in a remote area of southwest Pakistan on Wednesday, killing 22 passengers including women and children, a government official said.

Egypt - Courts & Law
6/8/2022 10:24:02 AM
President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi issued on Tuesday a presidential decree no. 247/2022 on appointing 38 female members of the State Lawsuits Authority and Administrative Prosecution as assistant counsellors at the State Council.

World - International
6/7/2022 5:58:25 PM
With protests planned for Saturday after the mass shootings in Uvalde, Texas, Tulsa, Oklahoma, and Buffalo, New York, gun control advocates hope to intensify pressure on Congress to pass laws and additional funding for research to help curb the growing violence.

World - International
6/6/2022 8:01:34 PM
New Yorkers under age 21 will be prohibited from buying semiautomatic rifles under a new law signed Monday by Gov. Kathy Hochul, making the state one of the first to enact a major gun control initiative following a wave of deadly mass shootings.

World - Region
6/6/2022 10:51:18 AM
A French-Palestinian lawyer will spend at least three more months detained without charge under a controversial Israeli practice, court documents show.

World - International
6/6/2022 10:23:48 AM
At least 10 people were killed and more than two dozen wounded in four shootings across the United States this weekend, as lawmakers struggle to respond to the country's long-running epidemic of gun violence.

Egypt - Politics
6/5/2022 6:56:12 PM
Egypt’s Minister of Justice Omar Marwan issued a decree on Sunday ordering the formation of a legal and judicial expert committee to draft a balanced personal law for Muslims in Egypt within four months.

Egypt - Politics
6/4/2022 7:25:36 PM
Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has urged the formation of a committee of legal and judicial experts specialised in family courts and lawsuits to enact a balanced personal status draft law for Muslims.

Arts & Culture - Screens
6/1/2022 10:46:25 PM
A jury awarded Johnny Depp more than $10 million on Wednesday in his libel lawsuit against ex-wife Amber Heard, vindicating his stance that Heard fabricated claims that she was abused by Depp before and during their brief marriage.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
5/31/2022 9:40:51 PM
Iraq’s parliament passed a new law this week criminalising any moves to normalise the country’s relations with Israel, writes Nermeen Al-Mufti in Baghdad

Egypt - Courts & Law
5/31/2022 5:05:48 PM
Egyptian political activist Yahia Hussein Abdel-Hady received on Tuesday a presidential pardon after he was sentenced to prison last week to four years in prison for intentionally spreading false news about Egypt locally and internationally, his lawyer Khaled Ali confirmed.

World - Region
5/31/2022 4:17:22 PM
Turkey unlawfully detained the head of the country's of Amnesty International branch for 14 months, the European Court of Human Rights said in a judgement Tuesday.

World - Region
5/31/2022 12:35:38 PM
Lebanon's longtime parliament speaker, Nabih Berri, who has held the post for 30 years, was re-elected for a seventh four-year term Tuesday with a slim majority. His reelection was practically guaranteed, despite more than a dozen new lawmakers who won seats running on a reform platform.

Egypt - Courts & Law
5/30/2022 2:31:17 PM
Lawyer Tarek El-Awady — a member of the Presidential Pardon Committee — said on Monday that authorities have ordered the release of a new group of pretrial detainees from detention, adding that it should happen “within hours.”

Egypt - Courts & Law
5/29/2022 8:18:10 PM
The Egyptian authorities have ordered the release of several pretrial detainees, including a journalist, who have been detained for more than two years pending investigation in different cases.

World - Region
5/29/2022 12:08:41 PM
Libya faces a serious security threat from foreign fighters and private military companies, especially Russia's Wagner Group which has violated international law, U.N. experts said in a report obtained by The Associated Press.

Business - Tech
5/26/2022 11:50:38 PM
Elon Musk faces a lawsuit accusing him of pushing down Twitter's stock price in order to either give himself an escape hatch from his $44 billion buyout bid, or room to negotiate a discount.

First << Prev 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 Next >> Last