President Erdogan ushers in presidential system, appoints son-in-law finance minister

Erdogan suffers major setbacks in local elections in Turkey’s big cities

Turkey’s Tayyip Erdogan suffered stunning setbacks in local elections as his ruling AK Party lost control of the capital Ankara for the first time...
Putin outlaw fake news, disrespect against Russian state

Putin outlaw fake news, disrespect against Russian state

Russian President, Vladimir Putin, on Monday outlawed expressions of disrespect against the state, as well as publications that are “knowingly false.’’ Using the internet to...

Merkel sets out conditions for Huawei’s participation in 5G

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, on Tuesday said Germany needed guarantee that China’s Huawei Technologies would not hand over data to the Chinese State on...
Pope decries ‘sterile hypocricy’ of those who refuse to help migrants

Pope trip to Panama will highlight migration, poverty, rights

Pope Francis heads to Panama on Wednesday, where he is expected to highlight the problems of poverty, immigration and Human Rights at a gathering...
British PM urge her party to back EU Brexit plan – Spokesman

Opposition accuses May of ‘blackmail’ over Brexit deal pressure

Opposition Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, on Monday accused Conservative Prime Minister, Theresa May of attempting to “blackmail” lawmakers into backing her deal for Britain...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Merkel urges divided Germans to pull together in 2019

Acknowledging that her government disappointed many Germans in 2018, Chancellor Angela Merkel sought to pull the country together for 2019. She called for solidarity and...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Merkel says there’s still time for an orderly Brexit

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Wednesday there was still time for agreement on an orderly British exit from the European Union (EU). She...
Merkel pledges to boost defence spending amid criticism from U.S.

Merkel warns no deal is worst-case scenario for Brexit

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, on Thursday welcomed a draft agreement on Britain’s withdrawal from the EU but warned that the worst case scenario would...
Macron reiterates importance of INFT in talks with Trump

Macron, Trump to pressure oil producers

France President, Mr Emmanuel Macron, said on Wednesday that he and U.S. President, Donald Trump, had agreed to pressure oil producers to bring down...

Angela Merkel to step down as German chancellor after 30yrs in office

Germany's Angela Merkel has said she will step down as chancellor in 2021, following recent election setbacks. Angela Dorothea Merkel has been German Chancellor since...