Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has reportedly canceled a trip to Moscow to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday. The meeting was postponed because of assessments that Netanyahu’s main rival, Benny Gantz, will join forces with Yesh Atid’s Yair Lapid ahead of the election, Haaretz daily said on Wednesday, citing sources in Likud. Netanyahu and Putin are expected to speak on the phone on Thursday morning and a new date for a face-to-face meeting will be set, according to diplomats. Kremlin aide Yury Ushakov was quoted as saying that the meeting was postponed due to internal Israeli political reasons. … [Read more...] about Netanyahu postpones meeting with Putin ‘due to Israeli internal political reasons’
Jemima Lewis Follow 23 January 2019 • 7:00am After eight years as controller of Radio 4, Gwyneth Williams announced on Monday that she is stepping down. “Bit of a surprise,” says a friend who works at the Corporation. “Lots of internal politics involved.” “Internal politics” is becoming the BBC’s kryptonite. Bad management was responsible for the departure of Simon Mayo, who resigned from his once hugely popular Radio 2 drive-time show after being forced into a loveless match with Jo Whiley. Mayo announced on Monday that he is joining a brand new classical radio station, Scala, which is to be launched in March by Bauer. Mark Kermode, with whom Mayo still presents Radio 5 Live’s film programme, will also get a slot on Scala. Internal politics... To continue reading this article Start your free trial of Premium Access all Premium articles Subscriber-only events Cancel any time … [Read more...] about Why ‘internal politics’ spells the end of an era for Gwyneth Williams and others at BBC radio
Bucharest, Dec 29 /Agerpres/ - Minister of Foreign Affairs Teodor Melescanu and Minister-Delegate for European Affairs George Ciamba gave a joint statement on Saturday, which shows that Romania's exercising the presidency of the EU Council does not represent an instrument of internal political struggle, but a major country and European project. The content of the www.agerpres.ro website has the exclusive purpose of public [email protected] The use of the Comments section entails your obligation to respect the AGERPRES terms and conditions in regards to the publishing of comments on the www.agerpres.ro. … [Read more...] about Melescanu, Ciamba: Romania’s EU Council President is not instrument of internal political..
PUBLISHED: 16:17 17 December 2018 | UPDATED: 16:17 17 December 2018 Jessica Hill Mackman Secures Tender with ECPR L-R: James Royce – Technical Director, Mackman; Kate Hawkins – Marketing, ECPR; Rebecca Gethen – Communications Manager, ECPR; Martin Bull – Director, ECPR; Paul Mackman – Managing Director, Picture: Mackman Archant Colchester-based scholarly association, the European Consortium for Political Research (ECPR), has chosen a Sudbury agency to support the commemoration of its 50-year anniversary in 2020. The ECPR is an international organisation that represents academics and universities worldwide in the study and teaching of politics and international relations, encouraging training, research and cross-national co-operation among political science scholars. Rebecca Gethen, Communications Manager at ehe ECPR said: “The ECPR is an international association, serving a global community of academics, but it has a … [Read more...] about The international political research organisation that has been based in Colchester for almost 50 years
It is a rather challenging time for observers of international politics to keep up with the developments in world politics. Those who focus on great power rivalry nowadays are trying to make sense of what is taking place among the great powers and power blocs.Over the last couple of years, there have been significant shifts and transformations in the relations between major world powers. Adding more complexity to these shifting dynamics, alignments, unpredictabilities, uncertainties and foreign policy decision-making crises there are also significant movements within the domestic politics of great powers. The rise of populism and protectionism in the U.S., the economic problems in Russia and the power consolidation in China together with the increasing euroscepticism and anti-European Union sentiments among the citizens of the EU member countries make the already complicated scene more difficult to analyze.It would be sufficient to see the developments in the last one week to … [Read more...] about Checks and balances in world politics