Impressive majority in Scottish Parliament election gives the SNP the capacity and legitimacy to call the vote · Alex Salmond thinks of organizing the referendum in the second half of the term · The UK government has announced that it will not block the vote · No party had achieved an overall majority in Holyrood since 1999, when the Parliament was established
Judges consider there is no reason enough to bar the coalition from the elections · Bildu leaders thank Basque society for its pro-democracy mobilization
EDITORIAL. The new Constitution of Hungary (recently passed by the Magyar legislature) has been accused of being too nationalistic and going back to 19th century Kingdom of Hungary. It is indeed true that Hungarian politics are now affected by the appearance of some fearful facts, such as the rise of Jobbik party. But, president-emeritus of CIEMEN Aureli Argemí thinks, this should not distract us from the fact that issues regarding Hungarian ethnic minorities in neighbouring countries have not yet been settled.