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...

Great Charter of Liberty: 800 years

The document called Magna Carta Libertatum, Latin for The Great Charter of Liberty, was the result of an overwhelmingly unpopular king and a rebellious group...

Dilma Rousseff Revalidates Brazilian Presidence in First Round Election

Ruling president Dilma Rousseff won the first round by 41.4% against the middle-class candidate Aécio Neves and the environmentalist Marina Silva after a tense...

Taiwan’s President Faces Wiretapping Scandal

Nelson Moura, Correspondent (Politics)   TAIPEI - President Ma Ying-jeou faces a personal Watergate scandal after his already unpopular government was struck by suspicions of misuse of...

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...

Are We Really Asking the Questions We Should?

Victoria Pease, Correspondent (Politics)   What can be said, at this point of the US presidential election, on the presentation of both candidates? The truth is that...

Oregon shooting: history repeats itself

ROSEBERG – On October 1, 2015, 10 people were killed and seven injured during the shooting at Umpqua Community College in Reseberg, a city...

US Accuses China of Cyber Spying

The U.S. has for the first time indicted Chinese military officials for a long-suspected crime; cyber spying WASHINGTON D.C. — Five Chinese officials have been...

Vince Cable Euro Warning

Joanne Faulkner, Correspondent (Politics)   LONDON - United Kingdom's  Business secretary Vince Cable made comments earlier this week in which he warned of an outbreak of war...