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Trump’s ‘excesses’ are sickening, says French President Hollande

French President Francois Hollande on Tuesday slammed the “excesses” of US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump as sickening. “His excesses make you want to retch, even in the United States, especially when — as was Donald Trump’s case — he

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Donald Trump fires senior adviser Ed Brookover: sources

U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump on Monday fired senior adviser Ed Brookover, two sources close to his campaign said. The sources did not say why Brookover was fired. A statement from the Trump campaign confirmed Brookover had left. “The

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Venezuelan campaign passes first hurdle

Venezuela’s national election council has announced its approval of the first step in an opposition campaign to recall President Nicola Maduro. It said the opposition had succeeded in gathering 1% of voter signatures in all 24 of Venezuela’s states. The

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Texas allows guns in college classrooms under new law

A new law went into effect in Texas on Monday that allows certain students to bring guns into classrooms, with supporters saying it could prevent mass shootings and critics saying the measure will endanger safety on campuses. The so-called state

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Romania’s ex-Queen Anne dies in hospital at 92

Former Queen Anne of Romania died on Monday in a Swiss hospital at the age of 92, the royal house said in a statement. Anne and her husband, former King Michael of Romania have been living in Aubonne, Switzerland since

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Six killed in car bombing of Turkish police vehicle – security sources

Six police officers were killed and four others wounded when a car bomb exploded as a police vehicle passed in southeastern Turkey on Monday in an attack that security sources said appeared to have been carried out by Kurdish militants.

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Trump campaign asks Capitol Hill for backing in Khan controversy

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump’s campaign appealed to Capitol Hill for support on Monday as his attacks on the Muslim parents of a decorated U.S. soldier killed in Iraq drew sharp rebukes from fellow party members. Trump’s criticism of Khizr

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Trump feud with slain soldier’s parents rocks White House race

Donald Trump’s confrontation with the parents of a slain Muslim American soldier escalated Monday, shaking the US presidential campaign amid Republican Party outcries over the real estate tycoon’s comments about the couple. The feud has become a flash point of

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Photos: Muslims protest against ISIS by attending Sunday Mass

Muslims in France and Italy took a stand against the recent barbaric attacks carried out in the name of Islam by ISIS by showing up to Sunday Mass in churches and cathedrals yesterday. Pictured above are Muslims gathered at the

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Mother of US Muslim soldier hits back at Trump over speech silence

The mother of a dead US Muslim soldier has hit back at presidential hopeful Donald Trump for questioning her silence during a speech by her husband. Ghazala Khan said Mr Trump was ignorant about Islam and that he did not

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