With 31 of 32 councils declared, the 'No to independence' for Scotland side appears to have won by 55:45 in Scotland's referendum despite the people of Glasgow voting 'Yes' (53.5 per cent). For latest results, check out the Guardian's...
Imagine you have just won the elections for control of a major national political party. And one of the first things you do is address a rally calling for refugee rights. Hard to imagine, right? After all, in many...
An informed source has revealed to me that at one upmarket seafront apartment suites complex in northern Penang Island, the actual occupancy rate is just 10 per cent, even though the apartments have been sold out. Contrary to popular belief...
Anti-war protesters gave former British premier Tony Blair a torrid reception when he turned up to sign copies of his autobiography at a book-store in Dublin. http://www.youtube.com/v/06pYCF6HNzw?fs=1&hl=en_US&rel=0 One activist, Kate O'Sullivan, who managed to enter the book-store, tried to make a...
Come 18 February, Europe will have more than half the total number of cardinal electors even though Latin America, Africa and Asia account for more than two thirds of the global Catholic population. The latest position after Pope Benedict's...