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Cuba decides to scrap same-sex marriage law in new constitution – official

Dec 19, 2018 - 9:22 AM

(UPDATED) It is a surprising twist given public popular support shown nationwide – and earlier remarks from lawmakers in the Americas' only one-party Communist regime

LOOK: Schedule of Consultative Committee regional presentations of draft charter

Jun 07, 2018 - 12:50 PM

The Consultative Committee aims to submit the complete draft federal constitution to President Rodrigo Duterte on July 9

Con-Com eyes giving president power to declare war without Congress

May 03, 2018 - 3:31 PM

Such power may be given if 'Congress is unable to convene,' according to a proposed provision for a new constitution being studied by the Consultative Committee

Tunisia votes for gender equality in new charter

Jan 06, 2014 - 10:17 PM

Tunisia s national assembly approves an article in the draft constitution that would guarantee gender equality without discrimination in the Muslim nation

Voters approve new Egyptian constitution

Dec 26, 2012 - 2:26 AM

Egypt constitutional referendum receives 63 8 voter support: official results

Divided Egypt votes on new constitution

Dec 15, 2012 - 10:00 AM

Egyptians vote Saturday on a new constitution supported by the ruling Islamists but bitterly contested by a secular leaning opposition that failed to scupper the referendum with mass protests

CLASH. Egyptian protesters shout slogans in front of burning cars set on fire during a demonstration calling for a "No" vote in a referendum on a new constitution in Alexandria. AFP Photo