Posts Tagged ‘unanimous’

Denmark outlaws sex without explicit consent with unanimous passing of new law on rape

Danish MPs have passed a new law which makes sex without explicit consent illegal, with all parliamentary parties voting in favor of the motion. Women’s rights activists have labeled it “a great day for women.” Sex without explicit consent has been outlawed in Denmark following the passing of a new rape law by MPs on […]

Xi Jinping reelected Chinese leader in unanimous vote by lawmakers

     Xi Jinping was reelected as president by China’s National People’s Congress for a second five-year term on Saturday. It came a week after delegates voted to remove the limit on the number of consecutive presidential terms. Xi, 64, also serves as chairman of the Central Military Commission and general secretary of the Communist Party […]

Egypt imposes media gag on nuclear plant: MENA

TCP : Egyptian Authorities imposed Monday evening a media gag on the Egyptian first nuclear power plant (NPP) that will be constructed in Mediterranean city of Dabaa, state-owned news agency MENA reported. alexskopje/www.shutterstock.com Media outlets should not publish any content on the NPP without taking permission from “the concerned security bodies and the Ministry of […]

Tehran’s air pollution hits worst level in months

TEHRAN (AFP) – Air pollution in Iran’s capital hit its worst level – for a day without a sandstorm – in at least nine months on Monday (Dec 14), prompting warnings that all citizens should stay indoors. “Tehran’s air is unhealthy for all,” said the city’s transport and traffic department on a municipality-owned website. “Citizens, […]

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