The fallout of the Brazilian anti-corruption enquiry, nicknamed Operation Car Wash, continues apace. Throughout two Presidential terms (2003 - 2011) ex-President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, known as Lula, spent billions of reais tackling poverty within Brazil, making him...
During election campaigning, Donald Trump promised to protect American industry from Chinese competition, pledging to bring back jobs and put America’s interests first. Just have a look on YouTube for the scores of montages of Donald Trump mentioning China...
The United States and France led international condemnations of the Syria regime and its backers after the latest chemical attack upon its own citizens. Anti-government rebels in the town of Douma, near the capital Damascus, were bombarded with chlorine and...
A February military offensive aimed at breaking the resolve of Damascus’ last rebel pockets has resulted in a humanitarian catastrophe, with 400,000 Syrians trapped in rebel-controlled Eastern Ghouta. Eastern Ghouta, a suburb of Damascus, is controlled by a number...
The heir to the Saudi Arabian throne began his visit to the UK on Wednesday amongst the backdrop of protests, mainly toward his country’s role in the Yemeni civil war. Mohammed bin Salman, 32, began his trip by dining with...
International Women’s Day has this year been propelled into public discourse, a result of the myriad of events and movements instrumental in publicising the degree of sexism that women face. From the Time’s Up and #MeToo movements, prompted by the...