Europe

Italy gears towards populist government with Conte

Italy Edges Towards Populist Government As Conte Gets Mandate

24 May 2018 – Italy’s president asked political neophyte Giuseppe Conte to try to form a government last night, giving the euroskeptic 5-Star Movement and anti-immigrant League a shot at running...

Facebook CEO grilled by EU lawmakers over digital monster

Zuckerberg Grilled By EU Lawmakers Over Digital Monster

23 May 2018 – Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced tough questions from European Union lawmakers yesterday over what one of them branded Zuckerberg’s “digital monster,” and he apologized for the...

Unai Emery set to be unveiled as new Gunners boss

Unai Emery set to be unveiled as new Gunners boss

22 May 2018 – Arsenal are set to appoint Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger’s successor, according to reports. The 46-year-old left French side Paris St Germain at the end of this...

Benjamin Netanyahu facing corruption charges

Benjamin Netanyahu Facing Corruption Charges

14 February 2018 – Israeli police last night recommended that Benjamin Netanyahu be indicted on bribery and breach of trust charges in two corruption cases, dealing an embarrassing blow to...

Newcastle claim shock victory over Man Utd

Newcastle Claim Shock Victory Over Man Utd

12 February 2018 – The tributes to Liam Miller were both impeccable and tragically poignant, but sadly for Manchester United, they were unable to fashion a display or an outcome...

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...