Tag Archives: international news

Holland celebrates the ascension of a new generation

Europe’s youngest monarch was sworn in on Tuesday, following the abdication of Holland’s Queen Beatrix in favour of “a new generation”.    ... more

Julian Assange addresses supporters outside Ecuadorian Embassy

The Wiki Man

Like some strange creature in a political fairytale, Julian Assange — who is being sequestered in the Ecuadorian Embassy in Knightsbridge    ... more

Euro sculpture in front of the Eurotower, the European Central Bank Headquarters, Germany, Europe

Recovering eurozone economy

The Eurozone’s beleaguered economy is showing signs of recovery according to a survey conducted by financial information group Markit. The data    ... more

Delhi gang rape is wake-up call on judicial and police reforms

The brutal gang rape of a 23-year-old female student on a bus in New Delhi has sparked protests on an unprecedented    ... more

United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Energy policies surge ahead

A large selection of major global economies seem to be making significant strides in climate and/or energy legislation, according to a    ... more

London 2012 - Athletics - Men's 5000m Final - Mo Farah

2012: The year in news [Image Gallery]

The end of 2012 is upon us. This landmark year for London, and the world has seen everything from the Summer    ... more

Gun control reform

The Connecticut shooting which left 20 children and six adults deceased at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown might ultimately lead    ... more

Southern Cross Austereo CEO Rys Holleran faces the media about the prank call

Radio station to donate over £320,000

Australian radio station to donate over £320,000 to nurse's family (£32,000 donation).The Australian radio station behind the phone call to the    ... more

Reducing country’s debt

Greece has been granted a reprieve by eurozone finance ministers and the International Monetary Fund after they agreed on 27 November    ... more

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton

Encouraging diplomacy

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has reportedly been flown to Israel in a stepped-up effort to broker a truce in    ... more