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Monday, September 24, 2018

Crisis in Ukraine: Russia’s annexation of Crimea

The situation in Ukraine has rapidly become one of the 21st century’s defining challenges. The crisis will likely have major ramifications for Russia, Europe,...

French forces enter Mali

On 30 January French and Malian forces entered Kidal, a town in Mali 200 kilometres south of the Algerian border, liberating the last large...

The Saint’s guide to Scottish independence

We present each side’s arguments along with our thoughts to help you make an informed decision

UK gender pay gap still major issue and set to widen

It’s been decades since the fight for ‘equal pay for equal work’ was started by the second wave feminist movement in the 1960s and...

UN to send peacekeepers to the Central African Republic

The Security Council voted unanimously on 10 April to send 12,000 United Nations peacekeepers to the Central African Republic (CAR), which had burst into...

Housing benefit reform under the spotlight

The Conservative-Liberal Democrat coalition government has announced that it intends to change the eligibility criteria for housing benefit, a means-tested aid for those living...

Cameron’s latest speech divides Europe

The European Union (EU) has become a topic of lively debate following Prime Minister, David Cameron’s speech (23/01/2013) about holding a referendum in the...

Will Delhi’s brutal gang-rape spark permanent changes for the treatment of...

Driving through Dharamsala, a small rural town in Northern Indian known for its Tibetan community and centred around the activities of the Dalai Lama,...

Republican or Democrat: does it matter for US foreign policy?

First there was the US Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida where Clint Eastwood’s now infamous stint of speaking to an empty chair with...

The First Wives Club

China has a new president in Xi Jingping, and with him comes a new first lady.  Peng Liyuan, an iconic pop/folk-singer in her own...