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Taiwan’s opposition KMT goes on Fukushima food ban offensive

Taiwan’s opposition KMT goes on Fukushima food ban offensive

Taiwan's main opposition party has called on local officials to ban some Janese food imports after the island's government lifted restrictions impo ...
Singore opposition chief Pritam Singh may face prosecution as Workers’ Party’s woes mount over lying scandal

Singore opposition chief Pritam Singh may face prosecution as Workers’ Party’s woes mount over lying scandal

A Singaporean parliamentary committee tasked with probing a lying scandal involving the opposition Workers' Party has recommended a fine for the ex ...
Hong Kong’s middle-class voters rejected Sunday’s Legco polls, with voter turnout falling the most in their neighborhoods

Hong Kong’s middle-class voters rejected Sunday’s Legco polls, with voter turnout falling the most in their neighborhoods

Hong Kong's bourgeois neighborhoods, which tend to be opposition strongholds, were among the districts where voter turnout fell the most on Sunday ...
Polls in the state of Sarawak strengthen Malaysia’s ruling coalition and reveal the weakness of the opposition: analysts

Polls in the state of Sarawak strengthen Malaysia’s ruling coalition and reveal the weakness of the opposition: analysts

A landslide victory in a crucial state election for a coalition of parties allied with the Malaysian government has strengthened Prime Minister Ism ...

Argentina: Government of President Alberto Fernandez loses Congress majority and seeks opposition dialogue

The Argentine President Alberto Fernandez called for dialogue with the opposition after the mid-term elections on Sunday. His coa ...
Hungarian opposition candidate pledges full review of Orban’s close ties with China

Hungarian opposition candidate pledges full review of Orban’s close ties with China

The challenger to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban's stranglehold in power has vowed to break Budapest's close ties with Beijing if he wins ne ...
Hong Kong elections: Opposition hopefuls overcome first hurdle after receiving enough support for the candidacy

Hong Kong elections: Opposition hopefuls overcome first hurdle after receiving enough support for the candidacy

At least two moderate and opposition hopefuls have secured enough support from a powerful committee dominated by the pro-establishment bloc to run ...
The Hong Kong Legislative Council is doing its best ever, passing a record number of laws after the opposition exodus, a senior lawmaker says

The Hong Kong Legislative Council is doing its best ever, passing a record number of laws after the opposition exodus, a senior lawmaker says

Hong Kong's lawmakers have done their best ever since the opposition camp resigned almost a year ago, according to the chairman of its powerful Hou ...