Socialist government

Latest stories

8m
Channel NewsAsia
French government backs minister engulfed by row over Nice attack securityfor doubt in the fight against terrorism," Valls told BFM TV. "I don't have any
French government backs minister engulfed by row over Nice attack security
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 minutes ago
for doubt in the fight against terrorism," Valls told BFM TV. "I don't have any doubts about Bernard Cazeneuve." Valls' Socialist government is under fire for not doing enough to prevent a 31-year-old Tunisian ploughing his rented truck through... Read more
6 related stories
38m
Swissinfo
French government backs minister engulfed by row over Nice attack securityfor doubt in the fight against terrorism," Valls told BFM TV. "I don't have any
French government backs minister engulfed by row over Nice attack security
Swissinfo / Posted 38 minutes ago
for doubt in the fight against terrorism," Valls told BFM TV. "I don't have any doubts about Bernard Cazeneuve." Valls' Socialist government is under fire for not doing enough to prevent a 31-year-old Tunisian ploughing his rented truck through... Read more
6 related stories
38m
Reuters
French government backs minister engulfed by row over Nice attack securityfor doubt in the fight against terrorism," Valls told BFM TV. "I don't have any
French government backs minister engulfed by row over Nice attack security
Reuters / Posted 38 minutes ago
for doubt in the fight against terrorism," Valls told BFM TV. "I don't have any doubts about Bernard Cazeneuve." Valls' Socialist government is under fire for not doing enough to prevent a 31-year-old Tunisian plowing his rented truck through a... Read more
6 related stories
3h
Hindustantimes.com
French interior minister rejects charges of changing Nice attack reporthis staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille D
French interior minister rejects charges of changing Nice attack report
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 3 hours ago
his staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille Day attack that claimed 84 lives. France’s Socialist government has come under fire for not doing enough to prevent a delivery man from ploughing a refrigerator truck... Read more
4 related stories
11h
TribLIVE
French minister rejects charges of changing police report on attack in Nicehis staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille D
French minister rejects charges of changing police report on attack in Nice
TribLIVE / Posted 11 hours ago
his staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille Day attack that claimed 84 lives. France's Socialist government has come under fire for not doing enough to prevent a delivery man from plowing a refrigerator truck... Read more
4 related stories
13h
The Globe and Mail
Former Swedish PM Thorbjorn Falldin known for anti-nuclear viewsThorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Swe
Former Swedish PM Thorbjorn Falldin known for anti-nuclear views
The Globe and Mail / Posted 13 hours ago
Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden’s first non-Socialist government after the Second World War, has died at 90. Mr. Falldin, who had led the Centre Party, died on Saturday evening at his farm in... Read more
7 related stories
13h
Otago Daily Times
Minister rejects claim over Nice policinghis staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille D
Minister rejects claim over Nice policing
Otago Daily Times / Posted 13 hours ago
his staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille Day attack that claimed 84 lives. France's Socialist government has come under fire for not doing enough to prevent a delivery man from ploughing a refrigerator truck... Read more
4 related stories
14h
Channel NewsAsia
French minister rejects charges of changing report on Nice attackhis staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille D
French minister rejects charges of changing report on Nice attack
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 hours ago
his staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille Day attack that claimed 84 lives. France's Socialist government has come under fire for not doing enough to prevent a delivery man from ploughing a refrigerator truck... Read more
4 related stories
14h
Reuters
French minister rejects charges of changing report on Nice attackhis staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille D
French minister rejects charges of changing report on Nice attack
Reuters / Posted 14 hours ago
his staff tried to change a report into policing on the night of the Bastille Day attack that claimed 84 lives. France's Socialist government has come under fire for not doing enough to prevent a delivery man from ploughing a refrigerator truck... Read more
4 related stories
18h
Breitbart
Marine Le Pen Approval Ratings Up After Nice Attackattack in Nice. Conservatives with an eye on a presidential election nine mont
Marine Le Pen Approval Ratings Up After Nice Attack
Breitbart / Posted 18 hours ago
attack in Nice. Conservatives with an eye on a presidential election nine months away lost no time criticising Hollande’s Socialist government for not doing more following last November’s terrorist attacks in Paris that left 130 dead. His Prime... Read more
5 related stories
19h
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90STOCKHOLM (AP) - Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prim
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 19 hours ago
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden's first non-Socialist government after World War II, has died at 90. Falldin, who had led the Center Party, died on Saturday evening at his farm in... Read more
7 related stories
20h
Daily Herald
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90STOCKHOLM -- Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime mi
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90
Daily Herald / Posted 20 hours ago
STOCKHOLM -- Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden's first non-Socialist government after World War II, has died at 90. Falldin, who had led the Center Party, died on Saturday evening at his farm in... Read more
7 related stories
20h
WECT 6 Wilmington
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90STOCKHOLM (AP) - Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prim
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 hours ago
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden's first non-Socialist government after World War II, has died at 90. Falldin, who had led the Center Party, died on Saturday evening at his farm in... Read more
7 related stories
20h
WBOC Salisbury
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90STOCKHOLM (AP) - Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prim
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 20 hours ago
STOCKHOLM (AP) - Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden's first non-Socialist government after World War II, has died at 90. Falldin, who had led the Center Party, died on Saturday evening at his farm in... Read more
7 related stories
21h
Salon.com
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady’s nephews confess drug dealFlores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the “First Combatant,” is one of the
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady’s nephews confess drug deal
Salon.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the “First Combatant,” is one of the most influential members of Venezuela’s socialist government and a constant presence alongside her husband. The single time she commented on her nephews’ case in... Read more
11 related stories
1d
Reuters
French president's approval rating inches up despite Nice attack: pollsattack in Nice. Conservatives with an eye on a presidential election nine mont
French president's approval rating inches up despite Nice attack: polls
Reuters / Posted yesterday
attack in Nice. Conservatives with an eye on a presidential election nine months away lost no time criticising Hollande's Socialist government for not doing more following last November's terrorist attacks in Paris that left 130 dead. His Prime... Read more
5 related stories
1d
Swissinfo
French president's approval rating inches up despite Nice attack - pollsattack in Nice. Conservatives with an eye on a presidential election nine mont
French president's approval rating inches up despite Nice attack - polls
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
attack in Nice. Conservatives with an eye on a presidential election nine months away lost no time criticising Hollande's Socialist government for not doing more following last November's terrorist attacks in Paris that left 130 dead. His Prime... Read more
5 related stories
1d
USA Today
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90STOCKHOLM - Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime min
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90
USA Today / Posted yesterday
STOCKHOLM - Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden’s first non-socialist government after World War II, has died at the ago of 90. Falldin, who had led the Center Party, died on Saturday evening at his... Read more
7 related stories
1d
Salon.com
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90.STOCKHOLM (AP) — Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prim
Swedish ex-prime minister Thorbjorn Falldin dead at 90.
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
STOCKHOLM (AP) — Thorbjorn Falldin, a pipe-smoking sheep farmer who became prime minister in Sweden’s first non-socialist government after World War II, has died at the age of 90. Falldin, who had led the Center Party, died on Saturday evening at... Read more
7 related stories
1d
Boston Herald
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealFlores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a constant presence alongside her husband. The single time she commented on her nephews' case in... Read more
11 related stories
1d
Hawaii News Now
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealFlores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
Hawaii News Now / Posted yesterday
Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a constant presence alongside her husband. The single time she commented on her nephews' case in... Read more
11 related stories
1d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealFlores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a constant presence alongside her husband. The single time she commented on her nephews' case in... Read more
11 related stories
1d
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealFlores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted yesterday
Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a constant presence alongside her husband. The single time she commented on her nephews' case in... Read more
11 related stories
1d
WBOC Salisbury
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealFlores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
WBOC Salisbury / Posted yesterday
Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a constant presence alongside her husband. The single time she commented on her nephews' case in... Read more
11 related stories
1d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealFlores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted yesterday
Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a constant presence alongside her husband. The single time she commented on her nephews' case in... Read more
11 related stories
1d
The Sacramento Bee
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug dealFlores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the
Prosecutor: Venezuela first lady's nephews confess drug deal
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Flores, who President Nicolas Maduro calls the "First Combatant," is one of the most influential members of Venezuela's socialist government and a constant presence alongside her husband. The single time she commented on her nephews' case in... Read more
11 related stories
1d
Reuters
French president's support rating inches up despite Nice attackpromenade. With a presidential election due in nine months, conservatives lost
French president's support rating inches up despite Nice attack
Reuters / Posted yesterday
promenade. With a presidential election due in nine months, conservatives lost no time in criticizing Hollande's Socialist government for not doing more about security following last November's terrorist attacks in Paris that left 130... Read more
5 related stories
1d
Swissinfo
French president's support rating inches up despite Nice attack - pollpromenade. With a presidential election due in nine months, conservatives lost
French president's support rating inches up despite Nice attack - poll
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
promenade. With a presidential election due in nine months, conservatives lost no time in criticising Hollande's Socialist government for not doing more about security following last November's terrorist attacks in Paris that left 130... Read more
5 related stories
1d
Daily Telegraph
Nice killer ‘made 12 reconnaissance trips in illegal lorry’ without being turned backbecause it could be used for jihadist propaganda but local officials contend th
Nice killer ‘made 12 reconnaissance trips in illegal lorry’ without being turned back
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
because it could be used for jihadist propaganda but local officials contend that it must be kept as evidence. The Socialist government has been forced on to the defensive as it struggles to reassure the public after France’s third major... Read more
1d
Channel NewsAsia
French president's support rating inches up despite Nice attack - pollpromenade. With a presidential election due in nine months, conservatives lost
French president's support rating inches up despite Nice attack - poll
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
promenade. With a presidential election due in nine months, conservatives lost no time in criticising Hollande's Socialist government for not doing more about security following last November's terrorist attacks in Paris that left 130... Read more
5 related stories
1d
Reuters
Venezuela opposition leader Lopez awaits appeal verdictoverturned. "I am innocent of the crimes accused," said Lopez, 45, a hardline
Venezuela opposition leader Lopez awaits appeal verdict
Reuters / Posted yesterday
overturned. "I am innocent of the crimes accused," said Lopez, 45, a hardline foe of President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government who has been in jail since February 2014. "I assume my full responsibility for denouncing the... Read more
3 related stories
1d
Channel NewsAsia
Venezuela opposition leader Lopez awaits appeal verdictoverturned. "I am innocent of the crimes accused," said Lopez, 45, a hardline
Venezuela opposition leader Lopez awaits appeal verdict
Channel NewsAsia / Posted yesterday
overturned. "I am innocent of the crimes accused," said Lopez, 45, a hardline foe of President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government who has been in jail since February 2014. "I assume my full responsibility for denouncing the... Read more
3 related stories
2d
SUR in English
Euroscepticism has been reduced by Brexit, says former minister. Surinenglish.comto avoid the global storm which would result from the UK leaving the EU? Trinid
Euroscepticism has been reduced by Brexit, says former minister. Surinenglish.com
SUR in English / Posted 2 days ago
to avoid the global storm which would result from the UK leaving the EU? Trinidad Jim�nez, a former minister with the socialist government, believes so, and she is convinced that there is much less Euroscepticism in countries such as Holland... Read more
2d
Daily Star
Nice attack: Payback time – France's biggest warship and top artillery to SMASH sick ISISapproved a six-month extension of emergency rule, in the wake of last week’s de
Nice attack: Payback time – France's biggest warship and top artillery to SMASH sick ISIS
Daily Star / Posted 2 days ago
approved a six-month extension of emergency rule, in the wake of last week’s deadly truck attack in Nice. It comes as the Socialist government of President Francois Hollande faces accusations of faili The aircraft carrier is the flagship of the... Read more
2 related stories
3d
Christian Today
Pope Francis may help mediate in Venezuela crisisand, hopefully, politically." With Venezuela enduring an unprecedented economi
Pope Francis may help mediate in Venezuela crisis
Christian Today / Posted 3 days ago
and, hopefully, politically." With Venezuela enduring an unprecedented economic crisis, President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government is locked in a bitter standoff with the Democratic Unity opposition coalition. The opposition is... Read more
12 related stories
3d
Boston Globe
French prosecutor says Nice attack was premeditatednationalities, including citizens of Algeria, Brazil, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Mada
French prosecutor says Nice attack was premeditated
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
nationalities, including citizens of Algeria, Brazil, Estonia, Kazakhstan, Madagascar, and the United States. France’s Socialist government has sparred repeatedly with opposing politicians on the right and far-right, especially local officials... Read more
260 related stories
3d
Channel NewsAsia
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisisUNASUR bloc of South American states. With Venezuela enduring an unprecedented
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisis
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
UNASUR bloc of South American states. With Venezuela enduring an unprecedented economic crisis, President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government is locked in a bitter standoff with the Democratic Unity opposition coalition. The opposition won... Read more
12 related stories
3d
Reuters
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisisUNASUR bloc of South American states. With Venezuela enduring an unprecedented
Vatican invited to mediate in Venezuela crisis
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
UNASUR bloc of South American states. With Venezuela enduring an unprecedented economic crisis, President Nicolas Maduro's socialist government is locked in a bitter standoff with the Democratic Unity opposition coalition. The opposition won... Read more
12 related stories
3d
Orange County Register
Nice attacker plotted for months; suspected accomplices in custodytwo years – has created schisms in the country’s political class, with conserva
Nice attacker plotted for months; suspected accomplices in custody
Orange County Register / Posted 3 days ago
two years – has created schisms in the country’s political class, with conservative and far-right politicians accusing the Socialist government of not having done enough to secure the nation against the threat posed by terrorism. After the... Read more
260 related stories
3d
iol.co.za
How Nice attacker plotted with accomplicestwo years - has created schisms in the country's political class, with conserva
How Nice attacker plotted with accomplices
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
two years - has created schisms in the country's political class, with conservative and far-right politicians accusing the Socialist government of not having done enough to secure the nation against the threat posed by terrorism. After the... Read more
260 related stories
3d
News 24 South Africa
France probes possible security failings in Nice attackof the police probe would be announced next week. The third major attack in Fr
France probes possible security failings in Nice attack
News 24 South Africa / Posted 3 days ago
of the police probe would be announced next week. The third major attack in France in 18 months has left France's Socialist government fending off accusations of failing to protect the nation. Liberation daily reported on Thursday that... Read more
47 related stories
3d
Deseret News
Venezuela presents details in weapons case against Utah manof a marriage license the couple obtained in Caracas and said Caleno's apartmen
Venezuela presents details in weapons case against Utah man
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
of a marriage license the couple obtained in Caracas and said Caleno's apartment in a housing complex built by Venezuela's socialist government was used to stockpile weapons. Gonzalez stopped short of accusing Holt of spying but suggested his case... Read more
4d
Eye Witness News
France orders Nice policing inquiry after July 14 attackgovernment in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wi
France orders Nice policing inquiry after July 14 attack
Eye Witness News / Posted 4 days ago
government in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wing politician has led the charge against the Socialist government, accusing it of light-handed security and also of misleading the public on precise policing... Read more
5 related stories
4d
Bdnews24.com
France orders Nice policing inquiry after July 14 attackgovernment in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wi
France orders Nice policing inquiry after July 14 attack
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
government in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wing politician has led the charge against the Socialist government, accusing it of light-handed security and also of misleading the public on precise policing... Read more
5 related stories
4d
Sky News Australia
France calls for Nice policing inquirygovernment in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wi
France calls for Nice policing inquiry
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
government in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wing politician has led the charge against the Socialist government, accusing it of light-handed security and also of misleading the public on precise policing... Read more
5 related stories
4d
Swissinfo
France orders Nice policing inquiry after July 14 attackgovernment in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wi
France orders Nice policing inquiry after July 14 attack
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
government in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wing politician has led the charge against the Socialist government, accusing it of light-handed security and also of misleading the public on precise policing... Read more
5 related stories
4d
Reuters
France orders Nice policing inquiry after July 14 attackgovernment in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wi
France orders Nice policing inquiry after July 14 attack
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
government in southeast Riviera coast area where Nice is located. The right-wing politician has led the charge against the Socialist government, accusing it of light-handed security and also of misleading the public on precise policing... Read more
5 related stories
4d
Mail & Guardian
Democracy is taking a beating as right-wing forces consolidate their grip on powerfreedom. It was largely modelled on the market fundamentalism imposed on Chile
Democracy is taking a beating as right-wing forces consolidate their grip on power
Mail & Guardian / Posted 4 days ago
freedom. It was largely modelled on the market fundamentalism imposed on Chile after the US-backed coup against an elected socialist government in 1973. But the ruthless subordination of Chilean society to capital was achieved under a military... Read more
4d
EuroNews
France set to extend emergency rule after Nice attackapproved a six-month extension of emergency rule, in the wake of last week’s de
France set to extend emergency rule after Nice attack
EuroNews / Posted 4 days ago
approved a six-month extension of emergency rule, in the wake of last week’s deadly truck attack in Nice. It comes as the Socialist government of President Francois Hollande faces accusations of failings over the tragedy, which killed 84... Read more
4d
San Francisco Chronicle
Business News Roundup, July 21agree on the reforms. The bill led to months of violent clashes between police
Business News Roundup, July 21
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
agree on the reforms. The bill led to months of violent clashes between police and leftist protesters who accuse the Socialist government of trampling on democracy and dismantling hard-won worker protections. Airlines United tries to cut... Read more
More

People in this news