Category Archives: Politics

24Jun/15

Dutch far right politician airs Mohammad cartoons on TV

Anti-Islam politician Geert Wilders airs cartoons of the Prophet Mohammad on Dutch television as part of public broadcast time allocated to political parties to generate publicity.

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24Jun/15

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal joins presidential race

Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal announces on his website and on twitter, “I’m running for President of the United States of America” — making him the the first person of Indian-American heritage to run for the White House.

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24Jun/15

French FM says trust undermined by U.S. spying claims

(REUTERS) – French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said on Wednesday that it was out of question to accept U.S. spying on French presidents.
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14Jun/15

Bashir to leave South Africa , as planned, at the end of the AU summit -Sudan FM

Sudanese Foreign Minister says President Bashir is in South Africa to attend AU summit and will leave as scheduled despite South African court order preventing him from leaving.

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14Jun/15

South African court orders Bashir not to leave after ICC call for arrest

A South African court issues an interim order preventing Sudanese President Omar al-Bashir leaving the country, where he is attending an African summit, after the ICC called for his arrest.
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12Jun/15

DSK acquitted of “aggravated pimping”

(REUTERS) – It was expected and now it’s official.

Dominique Strauss-Kahn’s lawyer leaves a French court with the news of his client’s acquittal.

DSK, as he’s known in France, was found not guilty of hiring prostitutes for a party he and others attended.
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