David Davis, U.K. Brexit Negotiator, Resigns

David Davis, U.Okay. Brexit Negotiator, Resigns

LONDON — Prime Minister Theresa May was making an attempt on Monday to avoid wasting her technique for quitting the European Union after the late-night resignation of her chief negotiator for withdrawal, David Davis, who stepped down in protest over her plans for Brexit, Britain’s departure from the bloc. Mrs. May’s proposal, which might maintain […]

Opinion

Opinion

But NATO shouldn’t be a golf membership, and cash, the one factor Mr. Trump prizes, is only one, slim measure of the prices and advantages of belonging. This president has proven no understanding of the facility of partnership, and the reciprocal nature of its bonds, in an alliance that stands for one thing far greater […]

Foreign Belly Dancers? Egyptians Shake Their Heads (and Hips)

Foreign Belly Dancers? Egyptians Shake Their Heads (and Hips)

Cairo Dispatch The arrest of a Russian stomach dancer uncovered simmering tensions in Cairo’s belly-dancing scene. Critics say foreigners are sullying an historic artwork kind. Many Egyptians love them. ImageThe Russian stomach dancer Ekaterina Andreeva, often called Johara, at a marriage in Cairo just a few months after her arrest.CreditLaura Boushnak for The New York […]

Theresa May Wins Cabinet Agreement to Hew to E.U. Rules

Theresa May Wins Cabinet Agreement to Hew to E.U. Rules

LONDON — Britain’s prime minister, Theresa May, took on hard-liners inside her personal cupboard on Friday and received their settlement for plans to melt the financial injury from withdrawal from the European Union by protecting the nation tied to lots of the guidelines they abhor. The cupboard showdown — or “body-bag summit,” because it was […]

Italy’s government proposes to limit fixed-term job contracts

Italy’s authorities proposes to restrict fixed-term job contracts

SO INGRAINED is the dream of the “posto fisso” in Italian tradition, that the highest-grossing movie of 2016 was a comedy a couple of man who stops at nothing to maintain his everlasting job within the nation’s public forms. A collection of reforms lately has liberalised Italy’s labour market. On July 2nd the federal government […]

ISIS May Be Waning, but Global Threats of Terrorism Continue to Spread

ISIS May Be Waning, however Global Threats of Terrorism Continue to Spread

The group’s motivations for the assaults stay unknown. It has made no public statements, nor has it claimed credit score for the assaults. But army and intelligence officers mentioned it was probably shaped in response to the acute poverty in Mozambique’s solely predominantly Muslim area. “We are at an inflection point in the broader campaign […]

Polish Crisis Deepens as Judges Condemn Their Own Court

Polish Crisis Deepens as Judges Condemn Their Own Court

WARSAW — For days, tens of 1000’s of Poles have marched within the streets to protest their nationalist authorities’s purge of the Supreme Court, an motion that has been condemned by the European Union as a menace to the rule of legislation in a rustic that led the wrestle towards Soviet domination in 1989. The […]

Poland’s government sacks a third of its Supreme Court

Poland’s authorities sacks a 3rd of its Supreme Court

JUDGES are a pampered caste of crooks, in accordance with Poland’s governing Law and Justice get together (PiS). On July third its new legislation on the Supreme Court took impact, the end result of a sequence of judicial modifications pushed by by the get together. The European Union has urged the federal government to again […]

French vegans are tormenting France’s butchers

French vegans are tormenting France’s butchers

THICK, fleshy, severed cow’s tongues, their ideas curled neatly on to the butcher’s tray. Skinned complete rabbits, limbs stretched taut as on a rack, eyes glassy. A moist pink blooded pig’s mind, embellished jauntily with a sprig of parsley. A butcher’s counter in France is a feast for carnivores—and a store of horrors for the […]