Will he, won’t he? Hollande’s silence over primaries leaves Socialist Party in disarray

Will he, won’t he? Hollande’s silence over primaries leaves Socialist Party in disarray

  With just five months to go before France’s presidential elections, François Hollande has kept the country in suspense over whether he will run for a second term, throwing his Socialist Party into disarray. Hollande has until December 15 to declare his candidacy in the left-wing primaries, which will be held in two rounds on […]

FBI ‘may have broken law’ over Clinton emails, says top Democrat

FBI ‘may have broken law’ over Clinton emails, says top Democrat

The US Senate’s top Democrat blasted FBI chief James Comey Sunday for announcing a new review of Hillary Clinton’s emails just days before the presidential election, an action he says “may have broken the law.” Allegations Clinton put the United States at risk by using a private email server while secretary of state were thrust […]

Saudi warns of ‘serious consequences’ over US 9/11 bill

Saudi warns of ‘serious consequences’ over US 9/11 bill

Saudi Arabia’s foreign ministry condemned the passage of a U.S. law that would allow families of victims of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks to sue the kingdom for damages, calling it a matter of “great concern” in a statement on Thursday. “The erosion of sovereign immunity will have a negative impact on all nations, including […]

Chile storm into Copa America final with 2-0 win over Colombia

Chile storm into Copa America final with 2-0 win over Colombia

Chile stormed into the Copa America final Wednesday, beating Colombia 2-0 in a weather-disrupted semi-final that took more than four hours to complete. The defending champions advanced to a repeat of last year’s final against Argentina on Sunday after a whirlwind start left Colombia chasing the game. Chile, who had destroyed Mexico 7-0 in the […]

Croatia storm into Euro last 16 with 2-1 victory over Spain

Croatia storm into Euro last 16 with 2-1 victory over Spain

Croatia pipped Spain to first place in Group D at Euro 2016 after Ivan Perisic struck a late winner in a 2-1 victory on Tuesday. Croatia goalkeeper Danijel Subasic saved a second-half penalty from Sergio Ramos after Nikola Kalinic had cancelled out Alvaro Morata’s early opener on the stroke of half-time. Turkey must wait to […]

Obama slams Trump over Muslim ban

Obama slams Trump over Muslim ban

  Democratic President Barack Obama denounced Donald Trump for his proposed US ban on Muslim immigrants on Tuesday, joining Hillary Clinton in portraying the Republican presidential candidate as unfit for the White House. Clearly annoyed, Obama responded to Trump’s proposed suspension of immigration from countries with a “history of terrorism” after Sunday’s killing of 49 […]