EU calls meeting to discuss Brexit following British PM Theresa May’s decision to defer parliamentary vote on Brexit deal

The president of the European Council has called a meeting of EU leaders to discuss Brexit, however, warned they would not renegotiate the withdrawal deal with the United Kingdom. After British Prime Minister Theresa May postponed a parliamentary vote to approve the deal, EU chief Donald Tusk said that the […]

Women’s representation in UAE’s Federal National Council to be doubled to 50 % from coming Parliamentary term

In a landmark decision, UAE has increased the representation of Emirati women in the Federal National Council to 50 per cent from the coming Parliamentary term. A decree passed by the UAE President has directed the doubling of the current percentage of women’s representation in the Federal National Council from […]