15/10/2019

Anti-Corruption Foundation claimed as a “foreign agent”

Aleksey Navalny’s Anti-Corruption Foundation was included in the list of foreign agents, since the NGO received money from Spain and the US, according to the Russian Ministry of Justice.
Source: Novaya Gazeta
15/10/2019

France — free access to public higher education is a constitutional right

French Constitutional Council ruled that free access to public higher education is a constitutional right, throwing into doubt a planned surge in tuition fees for foreigners.


Source: France 24

15/10/2019

France — free access to public higher education is a constitutional right

French Constitutional Council ruled that free access to public higher education is a constitutional right, throwing into doubt a planned surge in tuition fees for foreigners.


Source: France 24

16/10/2019

Realities of Russian Legal Profession: Violence, Harassment and Internal Conflicts

Being searched or removed from the courtroom, having one’s phone tapped and email hacked — these and other violations have become routine in the daily lives of many Russian lawyers. The challenges they face are driven by external factors as well as those arising inside the corporation.
25/10/2019

Franco’s remains to be exhumed after long court battle

The Spanish government said it had decided to move the dictator’s remains as they could no longer “remain in a public mausoleum that exalts his figure”, adding that the removal would “symbolically close the circle of Spanish democracy”.
Source: The Guardian
25/10/2019

Franco’s remains to be exhumed after long court battle

The Spanish government said it had decided to move the dictator’s remains as they could no longer “remain in a public mausoleum that exalts his figure”, adding that the removal would “symbolically close the circle of Spanish democracy”.
Source: The Guardian
25/10/2019

Northern Ireland legalizes abortion and same-sex marriage

The region was the only part of the United Kingdom that banned same-sex marriage and forbade abortion except when a mother's life is at risk.
Source: Euronews
25/10/2019

Northern Ireland legalizes abortion and same-sex marriage

The region was the only part of the United Kingdom that banned same-sex marriage and forbade abortion except when a mother's life is at risk.
Source: Euronews
25/10/2019

Germany plans to nearly double taxes on short-haul flights

The tax hikes form part of a climate package in Germany aimed making the country carbon neutral by the year 2050.
Source: Thomson Reuters Foundation