Jeremy Corbyn re-elected leader of Britain’s Labour Party

Jeremy Corbyn re-elected leader of Britain’s Labour Party

Veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn has been re-elected head of Britain’s Labour Party, defeating a challenge to his year-old leadership of the divided opposition party. Veteran socialist Jeremy Corbyn was re-elected head of Britain’s Labour Party on Saturday, defeating a challenge to his year-old leadership of the divided opposition party. Corbyn won almost 62 percent of […]

Venezuela’s Maduro losing support even among Chavistas

Venezuela’s Maduro losing support even among Chavistas

Protesters flooded the streets of Venezuela’s capital on Thursday, demanding President Nicolas Maduro face a recall referendum. Paris-based scholar Paula Vasquez says even loyalist “Chavistas” are starting to turn on his embattled leftist government. Opponents of Maduro claimed they brought together as many as a million demonstrators in the biggest rally in the capital of […]

Obama promises support to Louisiana after deadly floods

Obama promises support to Louisiana after deadly floods

U.S. President Barack Obama walked door to door in an East Baton Rouge Parish neighborhood on Tuesday hugging people and offering assurances that the country would help them recover from some of the worst floods ever recorded in Louisiana. “What I want the people of Louisiana to know is, you’re not alone on this, even […]

Mass rally in war-torn Yemen in support of rebels, former president

Mass rally in war-torn Yemen in support of rebels, former president

Hundreds of thousands of Yemenis marched on Saturday in support of Shiite Houthi rebels and their ally, former president Ali Abdullah Saleh. The march in the rebel-held capital, Sanaa, was in support of a new combined governing council the rebels and Saleh announced late last month, but which was immediately rejected by the internationally recognized […]

Nice truck killer had support, accomplices for carefully planned attack

Nice truck killer had support, accomplices for carefully planned attack

French truck killer Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel received logistical support preparing for his deadly Bastille Day attack in Nice from five suspects who are now in custody, Paris prosecutor François Molins revealed Thursday. “The investigation underway since the night of July 14 has progressed and not only confirmed the murderous premeditated nature of Mohamed Lahouaiej-Bouhlel’s act, but […]

Thousands rally in support of Turkish President Erdogan after foiled coup

Thousands rally in support of Turkish President Erdogan after foiled coup

Thousands took to the streets of Turkey Saturday in support of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, after authorities crushed a military coup that claimed at least 265 lives. After facing down the bloodiest challenge to his 13-year rule, Erdogan triumphantly addressed flag-waving supporters in Istanbul following Friday’s chaos in the strategic NATO member of 80 million […]

Pakistan asks US to support its NSG bid

Pakistan asks US to support its NSG bid

    WASHINGTON: Pakistan has formally asked the US administration and Congress to support its application for joining the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). On Tuesday, US President Barack Obama formally endorsed India’s application to join the group. Pakistan submitted a formal application in Vienna last month, expressing its desire to join the group. But the […]