In Asia cleanliness and dark skin are often incompatible and there is a history of cultural bias against people of dark skin.
A Chinese laundry detergent advertisement is currently causing widespread outrage online in some Western countries however and is … Read the rest
The elderly Kimberley resident who was shot during an armed robbery at his home in New Park on Thursday morning believes that had his assailants been proficient in using firearms he would have been dead.
Seventy-year-old Gert Gagiano is currently … Read the rest
At least one person was reported killed Thursday as rallies across DR Congo against President Joseph Kabila turned violent, with police firing tear gas in the capital Kinshasa and the eastern city of Goma.
Large numbers of riot police were … Read the rest
All roads leading to and out of Ennerdale, south of Johannesburg remained blocked by lunchtime on Thursday.
Schooling in the area has been affected as well as public transport. Students say protesters threatened to burn down schools and school busses … Read the rest
It takes 1,237 delegates to win the Republican nomination. Trump has reached 1,238. With 303 delegates at stake in five state primaries on June 7, Trump will easily pad his total, avoiding a contested convention in Cleveland.
Trump, a political … Read the rest
Protesters lit fires, smashed a door and threw rocks outside a Donald Trump rally Tuesday night in New Mexico — the latest scuffle to follow the presumptive Republican nominee’s campaign.
The scene outside Albuquerque’s convention center was chaotic as police … Read the rest
Dansk Folkeparti (DF) might not be the only right-wing pony in town in the not-too-distant future. A new party, Nye Borgerlige, has been established and is gaining momentum.
Pernille Vermund, the head of the new party, said that she started … Read the rest
The State Department admitted 80 ‘Syrian’ refugees on Tuesday and 225 on Monday, setting a single-day record, as President Obama tries to meet his target of 10,000 approvals this year — renewing fears among security analysts who say the administration … Read the rest
The European (EU) is to unveil proposals on Wednesday to force Netflix and Amazon to accept quotas for European movies and TV shows.
The plan is the latest step towards what Brussels calls a digital single market, in which the … Read the rest
The majority of Germans want to see Chancellor Angela Merkel take a strong stand against the Turkish President and stop caving to his demands even if it undermines the EU refugee deal with Ankara, a recent poll has shown.
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The British journalist Rod Liddle has been suspended from the Labour Party for a racist blog post about antisemitism within the party.
Liddle has been called in for an interview as part of the party’s inquiry into antisemitism.
He says … Read the rest
A massive, migrant crime wave is surging across Germany according to figures buried in a new report released by the country’s Interior Ministry. The data reveals that without migrants considered, crime rates in Germany would have remained roughly static since … Read the rest
The pro-independence Bavaria Party is enjoying increasing popularity, including the recent defection of four Munich city councilors, and aims to use its newfound popularity to campaign for a referendum on independence from Germany, district chairman Harold Amann told Sputnik.
The … Read the rest