Archive for: April 22nd, 2012

Violence persists in Syria despite UN presence

Violence has continued in several cities across Syria over the weekend including reports by activists of army assaults in and near the capital. At…

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Van Persie wins PFA player award

Arsenal striker Robin van Persie is named as the Professional Footballers’ Association’s Player of the Year.

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French election: Le Pen jubilant

Supporters of the French National Front party gave Marine Le Pen a huge welcome as she addressed them after polling a record 19% – even higher than…

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French elections: Hollande success

Francois Hollande has taken a huge step towards ending the French Socialist Party’s 17-year stint in opposition. But the game isn’t over yet. In…

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French elections: Sarkozy defiant

Nicolas Sarkozy’s supporters were delighted with their candidate’s score – especially as six months ago he was widely expected to be knocked out in…

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French election: Melenchon backs Hollande

Despite running a successful campaign, far left candidate Jean-Luc Melenchon only managed to poll 11% of the vote, finishing fourth. The man backed…

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Army nixes Nugent from lineup at Fort Knox concert

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Iran says it’s building copy of US spy drone

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Iowa Newspaper Devotes Front Page to Anti-Bullying

In rare act of advocacy, Iowa paper calls on community to be pro-active in stopping bullying after teen’s suicide

  • VIDEO: Boy, 9, Suspended for Fighting Back Against Bully

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    Rare anti-government demo in Azerbaijan

    In a rare sanctioned demonstration, thousands of Azeris gathered close to the venue of the upcoming Eurovision Song contest to call for democratic…

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