The Supreme Court (SC) of India on Wednesday, 01 July, 2015 restrained High Courts of the nation not to go soft on a rape convict even if he wins over the survivor by promising marriage or striking a compromise.
In short the answer is yes and I will explain why. For the very first time I am advocating a nation leaving the economic treaty-union or political union but I think Greece is left with no other viable alternative.
The Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin has recently promised to add 40 new ICBMs which he claims can counter any modern defense shield. He has also announced putting a lot of capital into many Russian defense ventures and into modernizing and upgrading Russian military. The Russian Federation is accused of helping pro-Russian rebels in their fight against the Ukraine to make Eastern Ukraine secede from Kiev. The Russian Federation has always denied its linkage with the rebels. Hardly any other nation on earth, except its staunchest allies, believes in its words.
Hong Kong's representative body, Legco, on 18 June, 2015 rejected Beijing-backed political reforms which would have allowed Chinese residents of Hong Kong and possibly some British expatriates living there, power to choose Chief Executive of Hong Kong themselves but within the choices offered after vetting by pro-Beijing body.