The Chinese Communist Party passed a “historic resolution” consolidating Xi Jinping’s status in political history. The document, a recap of the party’s 100 year history, looks at its main achievements and future directions. It is only the third of its kind since the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) was founded –Continue Reading

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Council member Paul Garner said: “The extreme weather conditions we face must be a priority and the party’s stupid politics must be forgotten.Members of the Falkirk Council have been accused of “doing stupid party politics” after rejecting both proposals to combat climate change and improve the diversity of local representatives.AngryContinue Reading

KEY POINTSWednesday’s verdict can be appealed and taken to the EU’s highest court.This is not the first time that the EU’s General Court has ruled on an antirust case brought by the European Commission and directed at a tech giant.The European Union is currently discussing how to toughen its rulebookContinue Reading

Incumbent Finance Minister Magdalena Andersson was elected Social Democrat leader Stefan Lofven last week and is on her way to becoming prime minister if she wins a parliamentary vote next week. Stockholm: Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven resigned on Wednesday, paving the way for a gender-equitable country to finally haveContinue Reading

Countries are being urged to strengthen their carbon-cutting targets by the end of 2022 in a draft agreement published at the COP26 Glasgow climate summit. The document says vulnerable nations must get more help to cope with the deadly impacts of global warming. It also says countries should submit long-termContinue Reading