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Kuwait police fire tear gas to disperse protesters

Kuwaiti security forces arrive at the scene as tires are burning during a demonstration of supporters of Kuwaiti opposition leader and former MP Mussallam al-Barrak to ask for his release on Sunday, July 6, 2014, in Kuwait City, as Barrak is held in custody for alleged slander and insults to the supreme judicial council.  AFP PHOTO/YASSER AL-ZAYYAT

Kuwait riot police on Sunday fired tear gas and stun grenades to disperse hundreds of opposition protesters who were demanding the release of a detained opposition leader.

Posted: July 7th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Palace: We’re not prosecuting opposition

Presidential spokesman Edwin Lacierda.  FILE PHOTO

Malacañang on Monday again bristled at charges that the administration was prosecuting the opposition, but said the issuance of the warrant for Sen. Jinggoy Estrada’s arrest was a “step forward” in the search for truth.

Posted: June 24th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Demolition job? No time for it–Palace

Communications Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Only 743 days are remaining for the Aquino administration and it will not waste its time on “demolition jobs” against the opposition, according to Malacañang.

Posted: June 23rd, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »

Iran hangs prisoner linked to opposition group

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Iran’s official news agency says authorities have executed a prisoner linked to the opposition Mujahedeen-e-Khalq (MEK) group.

Posted: June 1st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Opposition to Edca mounts as second petition filed in SC

The Supreme Court building in Manila. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

The Makabayan bloc at the House of Representatives, cause-oriented groups and artists on Tuesday filed a petition to declare as unconstitutional the Enhanced Defense Cooperation Agreement (Edca).

Posted: May 27th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,Nation | Read More »