In March 2015, a Saudi Arabian led coalition intervened in support of the Yemeni President, Abdrabbuh Mansour Hadi, against the rebel Houthi movement. The Houthis, representing a Shia minority, have claimed that they are dispossessed and disenfranchised in a Yemeni...
French President Emmanuel Macron was in the UK last week, with both countries seeking to strengthen bilateral ties as Brexit approaches. Macron, who won last year’s Presidential election against the Front National’s Marine Le Pen, has been held up...
Coca-Cola exploring cannabis drinks   Drinks giant Coca-Cola has been in talks with a Canadian producer of marijuana to infuse the ingredient in their beverages. Cannabidiol, a non-psychoactive constituent of cannabis, can help ease inflammation, pain and cramping. It would...
Echoing one of the song’s most famous lines, it’s gonna take a lot to take away the sounds of Toto’s ‘Africa’ from the Namib Desert. Artist Max Siedentopf has set up an installation of six speakers with the 1982...
  A whale suspected of spying for Russia has been spotted by villagers in Tufjord, Norway. It was spotted approaching boats with a camera harness made in St Petersburg. The friendly beluga is claimed to have now defected, refusing to...
Trump has been using his executive powers considerably after being inaugurated as the 45th President of the United States on 20th January. Here are the biggest events so far: 24th February 2017: The White House has blocked several news corporations, including CNN, The...