Europe

Rio Military Police kill Spanish tourist in favela

Rio Police Kill Spanish Tourist

24 October 2017 – A Spanish tourist who was on an organized tour of one of Brazil’s largest slums was fatally shot by military police yesterday when the vehicle she...

Catalans protest case as court declares vote illegal

Catalans Protest Case As Court Declares Vote Illegal

18 October 2017 – Spain’s top court ruled yesterday that an independence referendum in Catalonia was unconstitutional, adding weight to government efforts to block the region from breaking away from the...

US must work with Russia and move past issues says Trump

US must work with Russia and move past issues says Trump

10 July 2017 – President Donald Trump said Sunday that “it is time to move forward in working constructively with Russia” after his lengthy meeting with Russian President Vladimir...

Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

Greece says new bailout terms agreed with lenders

02 May 2017 – Greek government officials said today they have reached an agreement with its creditors on the terms to restart bailout loan payouts, following months of tough negotiations....

Belarus opposition leader jailed before planned protest

Belarus opposition leader jailed before planned protest

01 May 2017 – The wife of a leading opposition figure in Belarus says he has been arrested and jailed on the eve of a planned protest. Maria Adamovich...

Trump says US-Russia relations at “all-time low”

Trump Says Us-Russia Relations At All-Time Low

13 April 2017 – With tensions rising over Syria and other issues, President Donald Trump said last night that U.S. relations with Russia “may be at an all-time low” as...

Basque group ETA say they given up its weapons

Basque group ETA say they given up its weapons

07 April 2017 – The Basque separatist group ETA says it has given up its entire arsenal of weapons and explosives to civil society groups — but warns the process...

Ukraine president condemns attack on Polish Consulate

Ukraine president condemns attack on Polish Consulate

30 March 2017 – Ukraine’s president on last night condemned the overnight shelling of the Polish Consulate in a western city and vowed to track down those responsible. Petro Poroshenko also...

Messi hit with 4 match FIFA ban as Argentina lose

Argentina Struggle As Messi Banned For 4 Games

29 March 2017 – Only a matter of hours before Argentina kicked-off against Bolivia last night, FIFA announced that Lionel Messi will serve a four-match suspension for his foul-mouthed rant...

Angela Merkel celebrates German election win

Angela Merkel celebrates German election win

28 March 2017 – German Chancellor Angela Merkel last night celebrated an encouraging win for her conservatives in a state election, declaring that her party has “every chance” in upcoming...