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...

Myanmar Buddhists boo ex-UN chief Kofi Annan

NAYPYIDAW - Kofi Annan was met with a hostile reception when he landed in Myanmar, exiting Sittee airport to over hundreds of Buddhist protesters who...

A party at breaking point: Republicans cut funding and denounce their blowhard nominee

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Following the primary campaign, many Republicans nervous about their candidate for President were reassuring themselves that their nominee would adopt a...

Populism on the march in Europe and the United States

The optimism of the 1990s, with the elections of Bill Clinton in the US and Tony Blair in the UK with their 'third-way' politics seems...

Turkish failed coup aftermath: political purge, calls for death penalty and state of emergency...

ANKARA - Turkey initiated an exhaustive purge of public servants. For now, more than 15,000 employees at the Education Ministry have been fired. The...