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Brazil Rightwing Candidate Slams Centrists Softens Tone In Campaign Launch

RIO DE JANEIRO – Brazil’s far-right presidential hopeful, Jair Bolsonaro, officially kicked off his campaign on Sunday, excoriating the political center but...

Brazil Presidential Frontrunner Bolsonaro Officially Confirms Candidacy

RIO DE JANEIRO – Right-wing Brazilian presidential candidate Jair Bolsonaro vowed to support the sale of assets by state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA on...

Turkeys Iyi Party Opposition Leader To Step Down

ANKARA – The leader of Turkey’s opposition Iyi (Good) Party, Meral Aksener, said on Sunday that she would step down from her post at an extraordinary party...

Ethiopia Prime Minister Calls For Multiparty Democracy Chief Of Staff

ADDIS ABABA – Ethiopia’s Prime minister Abiy Ahmed says the Horn of Africa nation must adopt multiparty democracy supported by strong institutions that respect...

India Vows Justice As Many Muslims Fear Being Left Off Citizen List

NEW DELHI – India said on Sunday people whose names are missing from a list of citizens to be issued by a border state this month will not be detained, amid...

Pakistan Military Calls For Probe Into Judges Claims Against Spy Agency

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan’s top court on Sunday said it had begun reviewing statements made by a judge alleging the country’s spy agencies were influencing...

Candidate Of Imran Khans Party Killed In Bombing Days Before Pakistan Election

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan – A candidate from the party of Pakistan prime ministerial hopeful and former cricket star Imran Khan was killed on Sunday in a suicide...

British Reject Mays Brexit Plan Some Turn To Boris And Far Right Poll

LONDON – Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans to leave the European Union are overwhelmingly opposed by the British public and more than a third of voters...

White House Says Skeptical South Sudan Leaders Can Oversee Transition To Democracy

NAIROBI – The United States has condemned a legislative measure to extend South Sudan government’s term in office and said in a statement it remains skeptical...

Brits Reject Mays Brexit Plan Some Turn To Boris And Far Right Poll

LONDON – Prime Minister Theresa May’s plans to leave the European Union are overwhelmingly opposed by the British public and more than a third of voters...