Tag Archives: Politics

29Apr/15

Beauty and politics don’t mix for Miss Universe

(R Reports) – Upon returning home to Colombia, the reigning Miss Universe gets a warm welcome from President Juan Manuel Santos.

At a press conference, Santos describes 22-year-old pageant winner, Paulina Vega, as an inspiration for his country.
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28Apr/15

Vatican and U.N. team up on climate change against sceptics

UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon says climate change is an “urgent moral imperative” as he meets the pope at the Vatican.
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27Apr/15

Loretta Lynch sworn-in as U.S. Attorney General

Loretta Lynch is sworn in as U.S. Attorney General and faces a raft of pressing issues — not least of which is the spate of deadly confrontations between mostly white police officers and mostly black men.
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20Apr/15

British teen, 14, held in connection with alleged ANZAC Day plot

A 14-year-old British child from the north-west of England has been arrested in connection with a foiled terrorist plot in Australia.

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13Apr/15

Americans mixed on Clinton’s candidacy

“Everyday Americans” hold mixed opinion about Hillary Clinton as she officially announces her second run for the presidency.

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10Apr/15

Obama-Castro in historic summit

(R Reports) – U.S. President Barack Obama arrived in Panama as news broke that the U.S. is poised to remove Cuba from its list of state sponsors of terrorism.

The move would be a huge breakthrough in relations between the two countries.
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06Apr/15

Twitter complies with Turkey’s request, ban lifted

Twitter removes picture of slain prosecutor Mehmet Selim Kiraz as hostage, sees Turkey’s temporary ban lifted.

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