UK re-elects Tories, electorate in shock

After a result no one could predict, the UK General Elections ends with a re-elected Prime Minister and tremendous victories and losses for the constestant parties. Throughout...

Kenya awaits Delayed Election Outcome

Victoria Pease, Correspondent (Politics) NAIROBI - Kenya’s population awaits the vote count to determine its new President, with a number of technical problems having delayed the...

New Anti-Gay Bill in Uganda

Mati Maravanyika, Editor (Africa)    KAMPALA - Ugandan MPs are preparing to vote on the new anti-homosexuality law but have dropped the death penalty clause. Homosexuals in the...

Venezuela leader Maduro will combat “US interference”

The head of state in Venezuela has asked for outstanding decree powers Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has asked the parliament for decree powers. The government-controlled...

UK Courts Stand Firm over Right to Die

Ben Pitman, Correspondent (Politics)   LONDON — A case has recently been rejected from the Court of Appeal which aimed to establish a right to die. Paul Lamb,...

Europe Election: Low Turnout and Success for Eurosceptic Parties

Last weekend’sruro elections resulted in a political earthquake with many far right parties managing to get seats in the parliament BRUSSELS — The representation of far...

Obama’s hands-on approach to climate change – Clean Power Plan

In a move seen as anticipating the Paris Summit this December, the Clean Power Plan sets out a 32% cut in CO2 emissions (on...

Clashes in Bangladesh

  DHAKA - A political move of nationwide road blockade resulted in violent clashes in Bangladesh. This move by the Opposition resulted in clashes among...

The Brexit debate reaches its grand conclusion: Britain chooses to leave Europe

LONDON - Speaking outside 10 Downing Street on Friday morning, as the results showed that the United Kingdom had voted to leave the European...

What has the ICC achieved?

The International Criminal Court (ICC) has operated as the first permanent international court since 2002. It investigates individuals for some of the most serious...