French Green Party struggles to find its voice as presidential race heats up

French Green Party struggles to find its voice as presidential race heats up

France’s Green Party is struggling to gain political momentum eight months before the first round of the country’s presidential elections, even as the ruling Socialist Party takes a pummelling in opinion polls. France’s Europe Ecology-The Greens (EELV) party will hold a two-round primary on October 19 and November 7 to pick a nominee for next […]

After struggles for survival, Refugee Olympic Team fights for medals

After struggles for survival, Refugee Olympic Team fights for medals

The Olympics are never shy of tear-inducing moments, as competitors push beyond the bounds of human limits, but it’s difficult to imagine stories more poignant than those of the 10 athletes who make up the first-ever Refugee Olympic Team. The team is made up of runners, swimmers and judo athletes from Syria, South Sudan, Ethiopia […]