The IOC, local organizers, the Tokyo city government and everyone involved is saying “no.” That includes Prime Minister Shinzo Abe. However, a respected Japanese virologist … Read more
From Australia to New York City, people gatheredto ring in the new year with fireworks and musical celebrations.
There were expectations on Sydney’s New Year … Read more
As of the end of December 2019, the WTO will no longer be able to resolve disputes between its members due to a lack of … Read more
What does it take to become a superpower? We don’t have enough time (or space in this article) to get into that in detail, but … Read more
This is a big call, and one that I will not be fully confident in until we are certain of who Trump will be facing … Read more
2019 was quite the year. Looking back, there have been a few surprises. But I have been writing these geopolitical forecasts for about six years, … Read more
Democrat Beto O’Rourke dropped out of the crowded 2020 U.S. presidential race on Friday, saying it had become clear his campaign did not have the … Read more
Britain’s biggest retailer Tesco has pledged to remove one billion pieces of plastic packaging from products in its UK stores by the end of 2020, … Read more
‘Open Up’ is the slogan organisers have come up with for next year’s Eurovision song contest in Rotterdam.
The festival, which comprises three live shows … Read more
An angry, energised United States President Donald Trump whipped his supporters into a frenzy on Thursday at a rally in Minneapolis as he sought to … Read more
Democratic front-runner Joe Biden and close rivals Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders have clashed over healthcare at the party’s third debate, which was sponsored by … Read more
In an interview with Spanish newspaper El Pais, Maltese-American Democratic Presidential nominee Pete Buttigieg said that in next year’s election “it’s very important that we … Read more
Conservative radio show host and former lawmaker Joe Walsh has become the second man to challenge President Donald Trump for the Republican Party’s 2020 White … Read more
U.S. President Donald Trump said on Sunday he would keep Vice President Mike Pence as his running mate when he seeks re-election in November 2020.… Read more
Democratic presidential candidate and mayor of South Bend, Indiana, Pete Buttigieg is under scrutiny for his handling of a police shooting in his hometown, South … Read more
New York City mayor Bill de Blasio has announced his candidacy for the 2020 presidential election.
Announcing his bid on YouTube, de Blasio said: “Donald … Read more
After kicking off with the record-setting success of Marvel Studios’ Avengers: Endgame, The Walt Disney Studios’ 2019 summer slate includes Disney’s Aladdin on May 24, … Read more
Former American Vice President Joe Biden on Thursday declared his candidacy for the 2020 US Presidential election.
Biden is the last big name to announce … Read more
Various sources in the US are indicating that former Vice President Joe Biden is finalizing plans for the launch of his presidential campaign next week … Read more
South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg is continuing to generate a stir in the US political scene with the expectation that Sunday he is to … Read more