Wikileaks and Ecuador’s international reputation

QUITO - Since August 2012 WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been living at the Embassy of Ecuador in London. Since 2010 he has been...

Irish Law Clarifying Abortion Grounds Comes into Force

Ferhiyo Ismail Ali, Correspondent (Politics) Abortion has been permitted by law in the Roman Catholic Republic of Ireland. The law was passed in July after the...

Mexico’s Supreme Court rules marijuana prohibition unconstitutional, but what’s next?

MEXICO CITY - Since 2013 four plaintiffs from the advocacy group Mexican Society for Tolerant Consumption (SMART) have been fighting the case after they...

A Profile of the Islamic State

In the last two months, ISIS has swept through Syria and northern Iraq, declaring a Caliphate comprising these territories, with aims to expand throughout...

Finally, Young Blood in Indian Politics – Is this another Pre-Election Eyewash?

NEW DELHI – Prime Minister, Manmohan Singh, reshuffled his cabinet to make way for young members to step into politics. He cleared some key portfolios...

Argentinian prosecutor found dead after accusing President of cover-up

Many are questioning the cause of Alberto Nisman's death as suicide, as the lawyer was expected to give a statement the following day about the...

Experts Say West Africa Should Decriminalise Minor Drug Offences

West Africa Commission on Drugs releases report that suggests the decriminalising minor drug offences According to a report issued by the West Africa Commission on Drugs (WACD),...

UN Climate Change Conference (COP21) is underway in Paris

PARIS – The United Nations’ Climate Change Conference (COP21) are being held in Paris from November 30 to December 11. In the official opening of the...

Theresa May dominant as Labour and UKIP struggle

As Storm Doris battered the UK - And as this reporter had trash batter him in the face as he walked through Westminster -...

Italian Red Cross – “The European Union doesn’t exist”

BRUSSELS - During the Justice and Home Affairs Council held last Monday, the EU Interior Ministers discussed the relocation of 120,000 asylum seekers in...