Category ‘World’

Attenborough on ‘heartbreaking’ sea plastic

Sir David was speaking about the filming of his rarely successful wildlife documentary Blue Planet. He said: “The albatross are such noble birds. “They form partnerships for 50 years, they round the Antarctic collecting food, they come back to their friends at the same place, but they also feed their young. “And there’s a shot […]

German election: Not so boring now, is it?

Cliffhangers in America, France and The Netherlands had finished the German opinion demeanour reduction engaging – generally as Angela Merkel was certain to return as chancellor. But it is transparent that, behind her re-election, there have been some dramatic, ancestral changes to German politics this weekend. Some pivotal takeaways: Historic and controversial gains for the […]

Far-right gains but Merkel wins Germany poll

However, the check suggests the anti-immigration Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) party will enter the inhabitant council for the first time. Mrs Merkel’s CDU/CSU fondness took 33% of the vote, good forward of the second placed Social Democratic Party with 20.5%, which would be its misfortune outcome given World War Two. :: German election: Not so […]

Violence fears in Iraq over Kurdish indy poll

The semi-autonomous segment is approaching to overwhelmingly opinion ‘Yes’ at the polls on Monday, which could start a prolonged routine of subdivision from the rest of the country. The US and the UK have both publicly against the referendum, observant it will destabilise the frail confidence conditions in Iraq and confuse from the ongoing fight […]

Germany election: Not so boring now, is it?

Cliff-hangers in America, France and The Netherlands had finished the German opinion demeanour reduction engaging – generally as Angela Merkel was certain to return as chancellor. But it is transparent that, behind her re-election, there have been some dramatic, ancestral changes to German politics this weekend. Some pivotal takeaways: :: Historic and controversial gains for […]

Far-right gains but Merkel tops Germany poll

However, the check suggests the anti-immigration Alternative für Deutschland (AfD) party will enter the inhabitant council for the first time. Mrs Merkel’s CDU/CSU fondness took between 32.5 and 33.5%, good forward of the second placed Social Democratic Party with 20-21% which would be its misfortune outcome given World War Two. But in a major shock, […]

Hurricane-hit Dominica to get £5m in UK aid

The pierce brings the UK Government’s financial support for the Caribbean segment scorched by two pleasant storms to £62m. Image: Some 98% of the buildings on Dominica were shop-worn by Hurricane Maria Category 5 Hurricane Maria battered the island of Dominica after making landfall last Monday, leaving 98% of buildings shop-worn and thousands but power. […]

German elections: Party leaders vote

The 63-year-old German personality and her CDU party have led in the Bundestag for some-more than a decade. Issues including the economy and immigration have dominated the campaign and this will be the first inhabitant opinion given Germany non-stop its doors to hundreds of thousands of migrants in 2015. :: German elections: Who is Angela […]

Trump: Kim ‘won’t be around much longer’

The US President warned Pyongyang’s unfamiliar apportion that if “he echoes thoughts” of the country’s personality Kim Jong Un they both “won’t be around much longer”. Image: Ri Yong Ho pronounced Mr Trump had been wrong to call his country’s personality ‘rocket man’ He was responding after Ri Yong Ho told the United Nations General […]

Your beam to the German election

Don’t know your Bundestag from your Bavaria? Our beam will tell you all you need to know forward of this pivotal European vote. Aubrey Allegretti, Political Reporter All eyes are on Germany, as electorate ready to elect a new chancellor and hundreds of MPs amidst a backdrop of domestic surprises. Angela Merkel is opposed for […]