Opposition

Latest stories

4m
The Hindu
Sri Lanka central bank chief to step downthe matter was later raised in Parliament where Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesi
Sri Lanka central bank chief to step down
The Hindu / Posted 4 minutes ago
the matter was later raised in Parliament where Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had defended Mr. Mahendran, who, the opposition had contended, was not a citizen of Sri Lanka. Mr. Mahendran holds the citizenship of Singapore. Another round of... Read more
7m
Local 10 Miami
Germany thrashes Slovakia at Euro 2016 to reach quarterfinalsbuild on it. "In the next game, we will play Italy or Spain, they will demand
Germany thrashes Slovakia at Euro 2016 to reach quarterfinals
Local 10 Miami / Posted 7 minutes ago
build on it. "In the next game, we will play Italy or Spain, they will demand a lot more from us, they are better than the opposition we have had, it has not been easy against the defensive sides. "We will try to impose our game and try to play... Read more
51 related stories
9m
Arkansas Business
Conner Eldridge Tests State's Gun Stance in Senate Bid (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)LITTLE ROCK - During his re-election bid two years ago, Democratic Sen. Mark Pr
Conner Eldridge Tests State's Gun Stance in Senate Bid (Andrew DeMillo Analysis)
Arkansas Business / Posted 9 minutes ago
LITTLE ROCK - During his re-election bid two years ago, Democratic Sen. Mark Pryor touted his opposition to legislation expanding background checks for firearms sales and wore the criticism he faced from gun control advocates as a badge of honor. His... Read more
9m
Northern Daily Leader
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consentcustomer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consent
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 minutes ago
customer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches and unfair competition. In response, Opposition leader Bill Shorten said evidence was growing everyday showing the need for a royal commission into the banks -... Read more
5 related stories
11m
The Young Witness
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consentcustomer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consent
The Young Witness / Posted 11 minutes ago
customer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches and unfair competition. In response, Opposition leader Bill Shorten said evidence was growing everyday showing the need for a royal commission into the banks -... Read more
5 related stories
12m
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Areal flood advisory in effect for Midland and Ector Countypolitics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block BrexitBritish politics in disarra
Areal flood advisory in effect for Midland and Ector County
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 minutes ago
politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block BrexitBritish politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit Britain's opposition Labour Party is sliding into turmoil in the wake of the U.K.'s vote to exit the European Union, a sign of how hard... Read more
150 related stories
13m
Sun-Sentinel
Racist incidents have U.K. worried what "Brexit" referendum has wroughtof retaliation. Schoolchildren were racially abused in a west London district
Racist incidents have U.K. worried what "Brexit" referendum has wrought
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 13 minutes ago
of retaliation. Schoolchildren were racially abused in a west London district this week, Seema Malhotra, one of the main opposition party's team of Treasury spokespeople said on Saturday."Someone shouted: 'Why are there only 10 white faces in... Read more
13m
Soccer Way
O´Neill hails coming of age for Ireland´s youngsters Italy in the pool stage. According to O'Neill, the introduction of Kingsley Co
O´Neill hails coming of age for Ireland´s youngsters
Soccer Way / Posted 13 minutes ago
Italy in the pool stage. According to O'Neill, the introduction of Kingsley Coman at the break indicated the quality of opposition Ireland were up against, as he looks ahead to the qualifying campaign for the 2018 World Cup. "A substitute came... Read more
16m
Daily Mirror
Scottish Parliament could VETO Brexit warns Nicola Sturgeonthat she would push for a second independence referendum after Scotland ‘overwh
Scottish Parliament could VETO Brexit warns Nicola Sturgeon
Daily Mirror / Posted 16 minutes ago
that she would push for a second independence referendum after Scotland ‘overwhelmingly’ backed Remain. Given the scale of opposition to leaving the EU she said ‘of course’ she would ask MSPs to refuse to give their ‘legislative consent’. Ms... Read more
555 related stories
18m
WGN TV Chicago
Scottish leader may try to block ‘Brexit’ as turmoil spreadsScottish Parliament, but she emerged from the EU referendum unscathed. The opp
Scottish leader may try to block ‘Brexit’ as turmoil spreads
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 18 minutes ago
Scottish Parliament, but she emerged from the EU referendum unscathed. The opposite is true for the leader of the British opposition Labour Party, Jeremy Corbyn, who is under increasing pressure to step down because of the referendum result. The... Read more
425 related stories
19m
Western Advocate
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consentcustomer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consent
Western Advocate / Posted 19 minutes ago
customer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches and unfair competition. In response, Opposition leader Bill Shorten said evidence was growing everyday showing the need for a royal commission into the banks -... Read more
5 related stories
22m
CTV News
Scottish leader may try to block 'Brexit' as turmoil spreadsleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
Scottish leader may try to block 'Brexit' as turmoil spreads
CTV News / Posted 22 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lacklustre efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
24m
The Advocate
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s tax overhaul“The day of reckoning is at hand.” But anti-tax Republicans in the House swatt
What now? Louisiana legislators 'kick the can' to next year’s tax overhaul
The Advocate / Posted 24 minutes ago
“The day of reckoning is at hand.” But anti-tax Republicans in the House swatted aside his message. Because of their opposition, lawmakers raised only $263 million during the special session that ended late Thursday night — less than half of... Read more
75 related stories
26m
Bleacher Report
Germany vs. Slovakia: Score and Twitter Reactionbuild on it. In the next game, we will play Italy or Spain, they will demand a
Germany vs. Slovakia: Score and Twitter Reaction
Bleacher Report / Posted 26 minutes ago
build on it. In the next game, we will play Italy or Spain, they will demand a lot more from us, they are better than the opposition we have had, it has not been easy against the defensive sides. We will try to impose our game and try to play with... Read more
51 related stories
28m
Channel 8 San Diego
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 28 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
28m
The Houma Courier
In new poll, support for Trump plunges, giving Clinton a double-digit leadunderscoring the historic unpopularity of the two major-party candidates. In f
In new poll, support for Trump plunges, giving Clinton a double-digit lead
The Houma Courier / Posted 28 minutes ago
underscoring the historic unpopularity of the two major-party candidates. In fact, so strong is many Americans' opposition to Clinton and desire for a change in Washington that even some registering their disapproval of Trump say that as... Read more
40 related stories
30m
Quartz
The simple reason so many US businesses openly support LGBT rightsCarolina is facing an unprecedented “business backlash” after passing HB2, the
The simple reason so many US businesses openly support LGBT rights
Quartz / Posted 30 minutes ago
Carolina is facing an unprecedented “business backlash” after passing HB2, the notorious “bathroom bill.” “In Indiana, opposition from the business community forced the government to back down from the RFRA they passed last year; in Georgia,... Read more
34m
DW
After Brexit, Hill becomes first Brit to quit Brussels | Bye-bye Europe |originally foreseen the downsizing of the European Commission, to 19 members, b
After Brexit, Hill becomes first Brit to quit Brussels | Bye-bye Europe |
DW / Posted 34 minutes ago
originally foreseen the downsizing of the European Commission, to 19 members, but attempts to do so have failed because of opposition from the member states, especially Ireland. Hill, now 56, can return to the House of Lords, where he serves as a... Read more
37m
Calcutta News
Photo exhibition on hand-pulled rickshaws in Kolkatashifted to Delhi from Kolkata. Few years back the West Bengal government broug
Photo exhibition on hand-pulled rickshaws in Kolkata
Calcutta News / Posted 37 minutes ago
shifted to Delhi from Kolkata. Few years back the West Bengal government brought a proposal to ban rickshaws. But in the face of tremendous opposition from green activists, civil society and heritage experts, the decision was taken back. int-ss... Read more
38m
dna
Glimmer of hope: NSG likely to meet again before end of the year to discuss entry of non-NPT countriesits claims after it failed to seal its entry into NSG at the plenary which conc
Glimmer of hope: NSG likely to meet again before end of the year to discuss entry of non-NPT countries
dna / Posted 38 minutes ago
its claims after it failed to seal its entry into NSG at the plenary which concluded in Seoul on Friday. India faced strong opposition from China and a few other countries and the fact that it is not a signatory to the Nuclear non-Proliferation... Read more
1255 related stories
38m
dna
Don't behave like Indian politicians: Did a Republican lawmaker just shame the biggest democracy?what's more disturbing that the lawmaker fails to acknowledge the serious probl
Don't behave like Indian politicians: Did a Republican lawmaker just shame the biggest democracy?
dna / Posted 38 minutes ago
what's more disturbing that the lawmaker fails to acknowledge the serious problem that guns pose in the USA as he mocks the opposition? Or the fact that he thinks despite the obvious bonhomie between the two nations, India is an example of... Read more
3 related stories
40m
Otago Daily Times
Steel grabs significant win over Vixensof the good things that we're currently doing is that even though there is a lo
Steel grabs significant win over Vixens
Otago Daily Times / Posted 40 minutes ago
of the good things that we're currently doing is that even though there is a lot of pressure that is exerted from the opposition, we're still able to maintain the lead and we can control the momentum of the game.'' One of the factors behind... Read more
9 related stories
40m
Breitbart
Live: Shadow Cabinet Collapses As Members Resign Over Corbyn’s Brexit Performanceshadow cabinet. My single focus is to hold the Labour party together in very tu
Live: Shadow Cabinet Collapses As Members Resign Over Corbyn’s Brexit Performance
Breitbart / Posted 40 minutes ago
shadow cabinet. My single focus is to hold the Labour party together in very turbulent times. The nation needs an effective opposition, particularly as the current leadership of the country is so lamentable. It’s very clear to me that we are heading... Read more
425 related stories
40m
Breitbart
Jeremy Corbyn Sacks Foreign Policy Chief, Deepens DivisionsLONDON, June 26 (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sa
Jeremy Corbyn Sacks Foreign Policy Chief, Deepens Divisions
Breitbart / Posted 40 minutes ago
LONDON, June 26 (Reuters) – Britain’s opposition Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn sacked his foreign policy chief on Sunday, a spokesman said, plunging the party into open conflict after Britain voted to leave the European Union. The EU referendum, which... Read more
425 related stories
41m
Breitbart
Hawaii Puts Names Of Law-Abiding Gun Owners Into Federal Databaseto evaluate whether the firearm owner may continue to legally possess and own f
Hawaii Puts Names Of Law-Abiding Gun Owners Into Federal Database
Breitbart / Posted 41 minutes ago
to evaluate whether the firearm owner may continue to legally possess and own firearms.” The bill, which received heavy opposition from gun owners and gun rights groups, was passed by a Democrat-controlled legislature under the presumption that... Read more
41m
Breitbart
Commission to Scotland: No Easy Way to Remain in EUsuperstate, is shared across party lines. Despite the fact 38 per cent of Scot
Commission to Scotland: No Easy Way to Remain in EU
Breitbart / Posted 41 minutes ago
superstate, is shared across party lines. Despite the fact 38 per cent of Scots voted to leave the EU, Ms Sturgeon’s opposition party leaders from the Scottish Tories, Scottish Labour and the Scottish Liberal Democrats all confirmed they will... Read more
555 related stories
42m
Daily Liberal
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consentcustomer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consent
Daily Liberal / Posted 42 minutes ago
customer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches and unfair competition. In response, Opposition leader Bill Shorten said evidence was growing everyday showing the need for a royal commission into the banks -... Read more
5 related stories
43m
walesonline
Labour in revolt as eight members of shadow cabinet quitin Mr Corbyn's top team. He said: "At an uncertain time like this for our coun
Labour in revolt as eight members of shadow cabinet quit
walesonline / Posted 43 minutes ago
in Mr Corbyn's top team. He said: "At an uncertain time like this for our country, I cannot see how it makes sense for the Opposition to plunge itself into a civil war." Ms Powell used her resignation letter to Mr Corbyn to warn that the party... Read more
425 related stories
44m
The Signal
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitfrom the EU has already cut short Cameron's career and now is threatening the f
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
The Signal / Posted 44 minutes ago
from the EU has already cut short Cameron's career and now is threatening the future of Labour's Corbyn. The embattled opposition leader, criticized by many for doing a weak job presenting the party's position favoring EU membership, for the... Read more
425 related stories
45m
The Border Mail
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consentcustomer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consent
The Border Mail / Posted 45 minutes ago
customer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches and unfair competition. In response, Opposition leader Bill Shorten said evidence was growing everyday showing the need for a royal commission into the banks -... Read more
5 related stories
45m
insidefutbol
He Was In Demand – Schalke Delight At Signing Manchester United Target Breel Embolokeeping him at the club until the summer of 2021. And the Bundesliga outfit are
He Was In Demand – Schalke Delight At Signing Manchester United Target Breel Embolo
insidefutbol / Posted 45 minutes ago
keeping him at the club until the summer of 2021. And the Bundesliga outfit are delighted to have seen off substantial opposition for Embolo. Sporting director Christian Heidel told his club's official site: "In Breel Embolo, we have been able... Read more
4 related stories
46m
HITC Sport
If Erik Lamela leaves Tottenham this Spaniard would be the perfect replacementattack but his work off the ball is what makes him such a dream for managers.
If Erik Lamela leaves Tottenham this Spaniard would be the perfect replacement
HITC Sport / Posted 46 minutes ago
attack but his work off the ball is what makes him such a dream for managers. Pedro’s natural tendency to press and harry opposition would make him an ideal player for Pochettino as well. At 28, Pedro does not quite fit into Pochettino’s vision of... Read more
46m
Daily Mirror
Tom Watson's cryptic statement on Jeremy Corbyn decodedhe said: “My single focus is to hold the Labour Party together in very turbulen
Tom Watson's cryptic statement on Jeremy Corbyn decoded
Daily Mirror / Posted 46 minutes ago
he said: “My single focus is to hold the Labour Party together in very turbulent times. The nation needs an effective opposition, particularly as the current leadership of the country is so lamentable.” What it means: The implication of these... Read more
425 related stories
47m
KIII Corpus Christi
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 47 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
48m
Illawarra Mercury
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consentcustomer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches
Credit reporting giant Veda under fire for the way it obtains customer consent
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 48 minutes ago
customer approached a rival about a loan, sparking fears about privacy breaches and unfair competition. In response, Opposition leader Bill Shorten said evidence was growing everyday showing the need for a royal commission into the banks -... Read more
5 related stories
54m
Daily Telegraph
Labour rebels plan a ‘Party within a Party'would create technical difficulties within Parliament, such as who leads Prime
Labour rebels plan a ‘Party within a Party'
Daily Telegraph / Posted 54 minutes ago
would create technical difficulties within Parliament, such as who leads Prime Minister’s Questions. Some experts have suggested John Bercow, the Commons Speaker, would decide who the official Opposition leader is in s... Read more
54m
WLOX-TV Biloxi
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 54 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
55m
WSMV Nashville
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
WSMV Nashville / Posted 55 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
55m
KHQ Spokane
One dead, one injured in ATV crash near Kingstonlawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU voteUK lawmaker wants Parliament to ov
One dead, one injured in ATV crash near Kingston
KHQ Spokane / Posted 55 minutes ago
lawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU voteUK lawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU vote LONDON (AP) - A British opposition lawmaker says Parliament should stop the "madness" and overturn the result of a referendum calling for Britain to... Read more
20 related stories
55m
KHQ Spokane
Idaho auctions off 39 Priest Lake cabin siteslawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU voteUK lawmaker wants Parliament to ov
Idaho auctions off 39 Priest Lake cabin sites
KHQ Spokane / Posted 55 minutes ago
lawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU voteUK lawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU vote LONDON (AP) - A British opposition lawmaker says Parliament should stop the "madness" and overturn the result of a referendum calling for Britain to... Read more
20 related stories
55m
KHQ Spokane
Washington firework sales begin Tuesday for Independence Daylawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU voteUK lawmaker wants Parliament to ov
Washington firework sales begin Tuesday for Independence Day
KHQ Spokane / Posted 55 minutes ago
lawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU voteUK lawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU vote LONDON (AP) - A British opposition lawmaker says Parliament should stop the "madness" and overturn the result of a referendum calling for Britain to... Read more
20 related stories
55m
KHQ Spokane
Spokane man dies in Kootenai County plane crashlawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU voteUK lawmaker wants Parliament to ov
Spokane man dies in Kootenai County plane crash
KHQ Spokane / Posted 55 minutes ago
lawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU voteUK lawmaker wants Parliament to overturn EU vote LONDON (AP) - A British opposition lawmaker says Parliament should stop the "madness" and overturn the result of a referendum calling for Britain to... Read more
20 related stories
56m
KFDA-TV Amarillo
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 56 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
56m
The Economic Times
Fallout from British EU vote alarms Asia, deepens party conflictsviolent moves" in currencies. In Britain, open political conflict spread from
Fallout from British EU vote alarms Asia, deepens party conflicts
The Economic Times / Posted 56 minutes ago
violent moves" in currencies. In Britain, open political conflict spread from the ruling Conservatives to the opposition, and senior Labour lawmakers attempted a coup against their leader after traditional supporters rejected the... Read more
425 related stories
56m
The Borneo Post
Libya PM says only united military can defeat ISrefusal to complete its assistance to Libya in the face of its post-conflict ch
Libya PM says only united military can defeat IS
The Borneo Post / Posted 56 minutes ago
refusal to complete its assistance to Libya in the face of its post-conflict challenges”. Despite widespread public opposition to a foreign military intervention, Sarraj said he would be willing to accept more help from abroad in battling... Read more
56m
KGTV San Diego
Scotland hoping to block UK's 'Brexit'leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
Scotland hoping to block UK's 'Brexit'
KGTV San Diego / Posted 56 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
56m
The Borneo Post
Work within the system to prosper, Dayaks toldWe work within the system because we cannot do it outside the system.” Masing
Work within the system to prosper, Dayaks told
The Borneo Post / Posted 56 minutes ago
We work within the system because we cannot do it outside the system.” Masing said he and other Dayak leaders were in the opposition for seven years (1987-1994), and they soon realised they could not help the Dayak community from the other side of... Read more
58m
WAVE 3 Louisville
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 58 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
59m
KCBD-TV Lubbock
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 59 minutes ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
1h
Your Hometown Lima Stations
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexitleader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from
British politics in disarray; Scotland hopes to block Brexit
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted an hour ago
leader declared the Scottish parliament might try to block Britain's exit from the European Union and lawmakers in the opposition Labour Party revolted against their chief for his lackluster efforts to convince British voters to stay in the... Read more
425 related stories
More

People in this news