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Europe’s vegan debate intensifies – What side are you on?

Europe’s vegan debate intensifies – What side are you on?

There’s a huge vegan debate dominating the news agenda this week, and this week the European Parliament will hold a significant vote to attempt to end this controversial topic.

Shura Council takes part in debate on democracy

Shura Council takes part in debate on democracy

The Shura Council took part on Tuesday in a virtual parliamentary panel debate on the occasion of the International Day of Democracy entitled "Covid-19 and Democracy ...

The cabin social distancing debate

The cabin social distancing debate

It’s the ‘air travel amid Covid-19’ debate that’s continuing to cause headlines. Should passengers be spread out around the aircraft cabin in line with the social distancing measures the majority of the world ...

India sees biggest jump in Covid-19 cases, debate on ending lockdown

India sees biggest jump in Covid-19 cases, debate on ending lockdown

India on Wednesday reported its biggest jump in Covid-19-related deaths and cases in the past 24 hours making a complete easing of a countrywide lockdown on April 15 look unlikely.

Qatar chairs high-level UN General Assembly debate

Qatar chairs high-level UN General Assembly debate

HE the Permanent Representative of Qatar to the United Nations, Ambassador Sheikha Alya Ahmed bin Saif al-Thani chaired, in her capacity as Vice-President of the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly ...

Macron to respond to national debate sparked by Yellow Vest protests

Macron to respond to national debate sparked by Yellow Vest protests

Five months after the Yellow Vest protest movement kicked off in France, President Emmanuel Macron was due on Monday to announce the first measures he plans to bring in to assuage the demands ...

10th Qatar Process Safety Symposium kicks off with debate on 'human error'

10th Qatar Process Safety Symposium kicks off with debate on 'human error'

The 10th Qatar Process Safety Symposium (QPSS) kicked off on Sunday, bringing together Texas A&M University at Qatar, ConocoPhillips and Qatargas, as part of an industry-academia joint initiative.

Car emissions compromise up for debate in EU parliament

Car emissions compromise up for debate in EU parliament

Europe's cars of the future should emit 35 per cent fewer emissions by 2030, according to a plan set by EU member states that was being put to the bloc's parliament on Wednesday.

UK sets July 16/17 for Brexit customs, trade laws parliament debate

UK sets July 16/17 for Brexit customs, trade laws parliament debate

British lawmakers will debate the government's proposed legislation on post-Brexit customs arrangements and trade on July 16 and 17, creating another potential flashpoint ...

Al Jazeera Media Network's summit begins on Monday

Al Jazeera Media Network's summit begins on Monday

Thinkers, experts, professionals and industry leaders will gather on Monday at the Marsa Malaz Kempinski for the second annual Al Jazeera Media Network (AJMN) Future of Media Leaders’ Summit.

Macron determined to engage Germany in debate on Europe reforms

Macron determined to engage Germany in debate on Europe reforms

French President Emmanuel Macron said on Tuesday he is determined to engage Germany in a debate that he wants to push forward on European reforms, despite a cool initial response from Chancellor Angela Merkel.

Discovery of 49,000-year-old cave dwelling in Australia opens debate

Discovery of 49,000-year-old cave dwelling in Australia opens debate

The discovery of a human settlement in Australia dating back 49,000 years has challenged theories about when the world's oldest continued civilisation came to the country, the archaeologist who made the find said on Thursday.