Friday, September 21, 2018
Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud, the young Saudi royal charged with undertaking the most radical reform agenda in his country’s history, is the epitome of a human dynamo. Not content with transforming Saudi Arabia’s long-standing dependence on its...
Hong Kong's currency regime is coming under mounting strain as the US Federal Reserve steps up the pace of monetary tightening, threatening to set off an unpredictable chain of events in the world’s most over-stretched financial system. The enclave’s US dollar peg...
Italy’s election comes at a crucial time for the EU. French President Emmanuel Macron has set out ambitious plans for reforming the eurozone and integrating more closely in security, defence and migration. Italy’s election won’t derail these plans, but it...

Emperor or President?

The announcement Sunday that China will drop term limits on the presidency clears the way for Xi Jinping to rule the country indefinitely. However, analysts warned that what initially seems like a demonstration of absolute power could actually be a sign...

Survivors lash out at Trump

Student survivors of the deadly Florida school shooting who hope to become the face of a revived gun control movement are on a potential collision course with President Donald Trump. Several of the students have criticized the president, whose election...
A former student at a Florida high school returned to his campus with deadly intent on Wednesday, reportedly donning a gas mask and killing at least 17 people with an AR-15 assault rifle. Pupils at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in...
Israeli police have recommended charging Benjamin Netanyahu with accepting bribes worth 1 million shekels (£200,000), dealing a potentially serious political blow to the long-serving Israeli prime minister. After more than a year of investigating, Israel’s police said there was enough...

Soros backing secret plot

George Soros, the billionaire known as the man who “broke the Bank of England”, is backing a campaign to overturn Brexit. The investor is one of three senior figures linked to the Remain-supporting campaign group Best for Britain who plan...
A chain of french  supermarkets offered 70% discount on Nutella. After the discount, the price went down to 1.40 euros. The police were called when people began fighting and pushing one another. "They were like animals. A woman had her hair pulled,...
Unfortunately the brigde in Chirajara collapsed. This brige was to be part of a highway connecting Bogota and Villavicencio. The cause of the breakdown which sent pieces of the bridge down into a canyon below is under investigation. It appears that...

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