merkel

Merkel fires back at Trump, says Europe will choose its own ‘destiny’

German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Monday fired back at US president-elect Donald Trump's denunciation of her liberal stance on refugees and his dismissal of...
Jill Stein

Jill Stein’s Pennsylvania recount bid rejected by judge

A U.S. judge on Monday rejected a bid by Green Party candidate, Jill Stein for a recount of votes in November's presidential election in...
mauricio macri

Argentine President Macri stoned

A mob on Wednesday threw rocks at Argentine President Mauricio Macri’s vehicle, breaking windows, but causing no injuries. “A group of about 10 people threw...
Donald Trump

US Election: How Russian hackers worked for Trump

Russian President Vladimir Putin supervised his intelligence agencies’ hacking of the U.S. presidential election and turned it from a general attempt to discredit American...
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Russian jet crashes in Mediterranean

A Russian MiG-29 fighter jet has crashed into the Mediterranean Sea as it tried to land on the Admiral Kuznetsov aircraft carrier, the country’s...
trump

Trump blasts media, boycotters ahead of Inaguration

Against suggestions in certain quarters that the inauguration of Donald Trump on 20 January as the 45th U.S. will witness a low turnout, the...

“Facebook bill” passes first reading in Israeli parliament

A bill allowing Israeli courts to force social media companies to remove content defined as incitement passed its first reading in parliament on Tuesday...

Obama: Critics thought I won’t last a year

Outgoing U.S. President Barack Obama has disclosed that some people believe that he would not survive more than a year as U.S. President. Obama disclosed...
Instabul New Year Attacks

Reports: Several injured in attack on Istanbul night club

Istanbul (dpa) - Several people have been injured in a New Year's Eve attack on one of Istanbul's biggest and most well known night...
Wole Soyinka

Wole Soyinka destroys US Green card

Nobel Literature prize-winner Prof Wole Soyinka has kept to his words to trash the US Green Card, a residency permit treasured by many,  following...