A history on repeat in West Bengal – communal violence on the rise

WEST BENGAL - Communal violence between Hindus and Muslims in West Bengal, India, has been erupting more frequently for several years now, becoming more...

Equatorial Guinea VP on trial in France: a battle against impunity?

PARIS - The opening of the trial of Teodorin Obiang Nguema, Vice President of Equatorial Guinea and the son of its President, commenced on Monday. Mr....

Trump praises Putin amid hacking row

US President-elect Donald Trump has praised Vladimir Putin for not expelling American diplomats, despite a similar move by Washington in response to alleged election...

Demonetization in India: was it really worth the effort?

With the demonetization of 500 and 1000 rupee notes, approximately 14 trillion rupees went out of circulation.  The honest hard working Indian was happy and...

Angela Merkel to seek fourth term as German chancellor

GERMANY - Current German Chancellor Angela Merkel has recently announced that she will be running for a fourth term in office as head of state....

Jihadists say Trump victory a rallying call for new recruits

Islamic terror groups have vowed to capitalise on the election campaign remarks of the President-elect Donald Trump to mobilise more recruits into their ranks,...

Why Trump won US elections? An analysis after anti-Trump protests

The Republican nominee Donald Trump shattered all expectations with an election night victory. He has achieved one of the most improbable electoral victories in...

Clinton Campaign unfazed by Podesta email leaks

For nineteen days WikiLeaks has leaked thousands of John Podesta's (Hillary Clinton Campaign Chairman) emails in hopes of bringing down the campaign. Despite the leaks...

Hillary Clinton and her millennial problem

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In the 2012 Presidential Election, Barack Obama won the youth vote by a margin of 67 to 30 over his rival...

German conservatives dispute on migration policy is ongoing despite Merkel aide optimistic

BERLIN - Peter Altmaier, who is responsible for overseeing the government's handling of refugee issues, stated that he was "very optimistic" the CDU and...