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Honduran President Declared Winner in Disputed Election

18 December 2017 06:09:22 NYT > Americas

The electoral commission said President Juan Orlando Hernández had won re-election, but the fight seemed far from over.

Více Politics Time18 December 2017 06:09:22


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Honduran President Declared Winner in Disputed Election

18 December 2017 03:00:55 NYT > World

After accusations of voting irregularities, the electoral commission said on Sunday that President Juan Orlando Hernández won by about 50,000 votes.

Více Politics Time18 December 2017 03:00:55


Indonesian Constitutional Court Declines to Ban Sex Outside Marriage

14 December 2017 08:21:54 NYT > World

The ruling was a blow to religious conservatives who have been gaining influence in the secular, Muslim-majority country.

Více Politics Time14 December 2017 08:21:54


‘Fake News,’ Trump’s Obsession, Is Now a Cudgel for Strongmen

13 December 2017 00:19:34 NYT > World

Leaders who don’t like to be criticized or investigated have embraced the term. Scholars fear that it further erodes trust in democracy.

Více Politics Time13 December 2017 00:19:34


Saudi Arabia to Allow Movie Theaters After 35-Year Ban

11 December 2017 13:23:06 NYT > World

The move was seen as part of a drive by Prince Mohammed bin Salman in a broad campaign to transform Saudi society.

Více Politics Time11 December 2017 13:23:06


As Venezuela Opposition Shuns Vote, Leader’s Party Tightens Grip on Power

11 December 2017 05:57:13 NYT > Americas

President Nicolás Maduro hailed victories in municipal elections that many voters deemed a foregone conclusion.

Více Politics Time11 December 2017 05:57:13


As Venezuela Opposition Shuns Vote, Many Feel It’s a ‘Waste of Time’

10 December 2017 23:42:01 NYT > World

Voter turnout in Venezuela’s municipal elections was low as many considered the results a foregone conclusion: domination by President Nicolás Maduro and his party.

Více Politics Time10 December 2017 23:42:01


BOKAMOSO | Six things we must do to get SA’s children reading

10 December 2017 18:41:20 The Gremlin – Online Newspaper for the Garden Route

This week we learned that 78% of our Grade 4 children are functionally illiterate. This means 4 out of 5 children aged 9-10 cannot comprehend what they read. The implication for South Africa’s future is chilling. We will never achieve the broad justice, equality and prosperity we seek while the vast majority of our primary

Více Politics Time10 December 2017 18:41:20


For Older Venezuelans, Fleeing Crisis Means ‘Starting From Zero,’ Even at 90

10 December 2017 13:55:41 NYT > Americas

As a dire economy drives migration, Venezuelans in their retirement years are joining the exodus, a journey fraught with worries over health care, employment and leaving a country they love.

Více Politics Time10 December 2017 13:55:41


Iraq Prime Minister Declares Victory Over ISIS

09 December 2017 18:18:20 NYT > World

Haider al-Abadi said, “Our forces fully control the Iraqi-Syrian border,” but analysts warned that it did not mean the end of the Islamic State threat.

Více Politics Time09 December 2017 18:18:20


BiH has lost 40 Billion Dollars and over one Million People during the War!

09 December 2017 16:42:05 Sarajevo Times

According to certain estimates, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) has lost 40 billion dollars (66.4 billion BAM) of gross domestic product in the war period from 1992 to 1995, and over a million people left this country during that period. It is estimated that 113.000 people died in the same period. The post BiH has lost 40 Billion Dollars and over one Million People during the War! appeared first on Sarajevo Times .

Více Politics Time09 December 2017 16:42:05


For Older Venezuelans, Fleeing Crisis Means ‘Starting From Zero,’ Even at 90

09 December 2017 15:23:59 NYT > World

As a dire economy drives migration, Venezuelans in their retirement years are joining the exodus, a journey fraught with worries over health care, employment and leaving a country they once loved.

Více Politics Time09 December 2017 15:23:59


Australians Celebrate Same-Sex Marriage With Anthem

07 December 2017 16:46:05 NYT > World

Spectators in the public gallery began singing “I Am Australian,” a well-known anthem, after Australian lawmakers voted to legalize same-sex marriage on Thursday.

Více Politics Time07 December 2017 16:46:05


A Long-Dead Cambodian King Is Back — and He Looks Familiar

06 December 2017 11:37:27 NYT > World

Some think Prime Minister Hun Sen considers himself the reincarnation of a 16th-century ruler. Recently built statues certainly suggest a resemblance.

Více Politics Time06 December 2017 11:37:27


Warrant for Carles Puigdemont, Catalan Separatist, Is Dropped

05 December 2017 12:00:39 NYT > World

Mr. Puigdemont and four former members of his cabinet had fled to Belgium, saying they could not receive a fair trial at home.

Více Politics Time05 December 2017 12:00:39


BOKAMOSO | DA’s quick fix policies will turn the economy around

05 December 2017 10:19:40 The Gremlin – Online Newspaper for the Garden Route

The rand’s recent downgrade to junk status by S&P, brought on by rampant looting of the state, will hurt the poorest most. It is a clarion call to action. We South Africans need to make some smart changes to reverse our spiralling poverty and debt trap. We must enable an open, high growth, high jobs

Více Politics Time05 December 2017 10:19:40


Ali Abdullah Saleh, Strongman Who Helped Unite Yemen, and Divide It, Dies at 75

05 December 2017 00:55:46 NYT > World

A former president who left a legacy of corruption, he re-emerged to play a major role in his country’s civil war.

Více Politics Time05 December 2017 00:55:46


Judge in Spain Orders Release on Bail of Catalan Separatists

04 December 2017 12:59:04 NYT > World

Six backers of the independence effort were allowed out of jail, but four others — including the former deputy leader of the region — are to remain in custody.

Více Politics Time04 December 2017 12:59:04