Europe

By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Feb 5th, 2013
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London – Britain’s parliament voted heavily in favour of legalising gay marriage on Tuesday, but Prime Minister David Cameron’s authority in his own party took a blow as his Conservatives split in two over the measure he had championed. In the first of several votes required for its...
By IndepthAfrica
In Algeria
Dec 23rd, 2012
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Spoken fifty years after the former colony’s independence, French President’s words did not constitute the “apology” demanded by several Algerian political parties, argues Oussama Romdhani. On the second day of his first visit to Algeria, French President Francois Hollande stood up before both chambe...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Dec 22nd, 2012
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Pope Benedict XVI on Friday weighed in on a heated debate over gay marriage, criticising new concepts of the traditional family and warning that in the fight for the family, mankind itself is at stake. “In the fight for the family, the very notion of being – of what being human really mea...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Dec 17th, 2012
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Former Italian premier Silvio Berlusconi has revealed that he is engaged to a woman almost 50 years junior to him. He further said, “Finally I feel less alone.” The media baron said on Sunday that his engagement to 28-year-old Francesca Pascale, who is part of a support group called ̶...
By benim
In Europe
Dec 10th, 2012
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By Lotte Leicht BRUSSELS – Catherine Ashton’s mandate is to provide leadership on foreign policy and human rights. She has failed, however, to ensure a collective EU voice for bringing the crimes in Syria before the International Criminal Court (ICC). On 10 December, as the EU receives th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Nov 28th, 2012
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(Reuters) – WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is suffering from a chronic lung ailment that could worsen at any time and is being checked regularly by doctors, the Andean country’s ambassador to Britain said on Wednesday. Assange, 41, whose website angered the United States by releasing th...
By IndepthAfrica
In Asia
Oct 22nd, 2012
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by Clarice Feldman One of the intriguing aspects of this election is how the Democrats’ shameless and clueless appeal to women is ending with the vaporization of the historic “gender gap” among voters. The Lady Parts Convention From the prancing Code Pink vulvas outside the conventi...
By IndepthAfrica
In Asia
Oct 22nd, 2012
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by Robert Spencer “He is very gentle and devoted to his studies,” says the father of Quazi Mohammad Rezwanul Ahsan Nafis, who was arrested after trying to detonate what he thought was a 1,000-pound bomb at the New York City Federal Reserve Bank. And it could be true: he could be a gentle, studious so...
By IndepthAfrica
In Asia
Oct 21st, 2012
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Religious relativism is a destroyer of conviction. By Andrew C. McCarthy This column is adapted from Andrew C. McCarthy’s foreword for Andrew Bostom’s Sharia Versus Freedom: The Legacy of Islamic Totalitarianism, published this week by Prometheus Books. ‘Multi-religious prayer almost inevitably leads...
By IndepthAfrica
In Europe
Oct 14th, 2012
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Pyotr ISKENDEROV Now that the agenda of the upcoming “high-level” talks between Belgrade and Pristina is gradually taking shape, it becomes clear that the dispute is not going to be limited to the Kosovo problem. Rather, the Kosovo Albanians intend to cover with a much wider “Albanian issue” the bulk...