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OSCE Monitor on Ukraine: Deadly violence has doubled since last year

Published: August 15, 2017, 1:16 pm

INTERVIEWInterview with Alexander Hug, Principal Deputy Chief Monitor of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine.

The ‘unbearable whiteness’ of prestigious US college courses

Published: August 15, 2017, 12:30 pm

Some white Medieval Studies scholars are worried that crusade themes could be used against Muslims and non-whites.

Cars as weapons: Could hackers be part of the growing problem?

Published: August 15, 2017, 11:47 am

A car crashed through the front of a pizzeria on Monday evening in Seine-et-Marne, near Paris, killing a teenage girl. The 32-year-old male driver is believed to have "intentionally" crashed into the terrace on Rue du Commerce, Sept-Sorts in a "drugged state".

Starbucks not screening migrants for TB could pose huge public health risk

Published: August 14, 2017, 9:06 am

San DiegoThirty Starbucks managers were interviewing migrants from Somalia and other countries in sub-Saharan Africa for jobs at a hiring event in El Cajon, California on Tuesday last week as part of the company’s drive to employ 10 000 "refugees" over the next five years. But the recent arrivals from Africa who will be serving beverages and food to the wide public were alarmingly not screened for tuberculosis (TB), Breitbart reported.

Oligarch in trouble

Published: August 13, 2017, 11:51 pm

MOSCOWMoscow: Russian national oil company Rosneft joins a historical law battle against oligarch Vladimir Yevtushenkov

#UniteTheRight gathering ends in chaos with one death as Charlottesville police stand down

Published: August 13, 2017, 3:19 pm

Lack of police protection for alt-right marchers in Charlottesville, Virginia led to the cancellation of speeches in front of the beleaguered statue of General Robert E. Lee, soon to be removed.

Black YouTuber calls for white genocide

Published: August 13, 2017, 12:01 pm

Saturday's upheaval in Charlottesville, Virginia was a "final warning" to "white people" with a threat to "burn their neighbourhoods down" a top response on Twitter warned.

Italian mayor signs away record amount for migrant reception

Published: August 13, 2017, 11:17 am

VicenzaWelcoming migrants in Vicenza, Italy,  is going to cost 74 million euros, a record amount of money, the migrant reception management has revealed.

Reporter attacked by migrant while filming pro-immigration report

Published: August 13, 2017, 10:15 am

ParisPio D'Emilia was interviewing a migrant from the French capital, as part of his report called "Migrants in Paris, in the center of La Chapelle" for an Italian news outlet, but it did not end well.

British voters back a hard Brexit

Published: August 13, 2017, 9:43 am

LondonThe British public overwhelmingly backs a hard exit from the EU. A major new study from the LSE and Oxford University shows even Remain voters now generally reject the soft Brexit policies advocated by the anti-Brexit lobby.