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The Trump Presidency: House of Reps condemns Trump over tweets

More than 190 Republicans in the US House of Representatives have refused to back a vote calling recent statements by president Trump as racist....

Rise of the Taikonauts: China aiming to be next space superpower

This week marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission when humans first set foot on the Moon. Now, China is planning on sending astronauts...

European Commission: Ursula Von der Leyen elected president

For the first time, the European Commission will be led by a woman. European MPs have narrowly endorsed Ursula Von der Leyen as the commission's...

Turkey’s National Security: US won’t sell Turkey next generation F-35 jets

Four days after Turkey took its first delivery of the Russian S-400 missile system, Donald Trump has admitted it will be extremely hard for the...

Who are the US congresswomen in ‘the squad’?

Four US congresswomen known as “the squad” accused President Trump of pressing an “agenda of white nationalists” after he said that they should “go...

July 15: Remembering the events at Ataturk Airport

On the third anniversary of the failed coup of 2016, Turkey remembers the events of the night in which 251 were killed and more than 2,200 injured....

Alan Turing to feature on England’s £50 banknote

The father of computer science and codebreaker Alan Turing will feature on the Bank of England’s £50 note. Thanks to his efforts to solve the...

One on One: Interview with Afghan President Ashraf Ghani

In Afghanistan, election commission and candidates are preparing to launch campaign for the September elections. Afghan government has been left...

Air-to-air missile seized in raid on far-right groups in Italy

An air-to-air missile was among a cache of sophisticated weapons seized in raids on far-right groups in northern Italy. The raids were part of an...

Germany’s Political Future: Merkel's health fuels debate on power transfer

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been seen trembling during several public appearances recently. Merkel announced that she plans to step down in...

The War in Syria: Idlib bombing leaves 120,000 without water

Observers report more than 300 thousand people have been displaced during the past 10 weeks of bombing in northern Syria. The damage to...

A Night of Defiance: Turkey marks third anniversary of failed coup

Turkey has marked the third anniversary of a failed coup. On July the 15th, 2016, 251 people were killed and more than two thousand injured....

Sudan Camel Trade: Camel trade hurt by ongoing demonstrations

Sudanese camel traders tend to live outside the capital Khartoum, which means they're far from the uprising that toppled longtime leader Omar al...

Europe's Top Job: German politician nominated for EU's top job

The EU parliament votes on Tuesday on whether Ursula von der Leyen should become the next president of the European Commission. Germany's Defence...