Pro-EU centrist Emmanuel Macron will take on far-right candidate Marine Le Pen in the second-round run-off of France’s presidential election on May 7.
Former Italian prime minister Matteo Renzi is poised to win the leadership of Italy’s ruling Democratic Party (PD) in a primary election Sunday, propelling him back to the forefront of the national political scene.
The battle to become France’s next president boils down to a sharp clash of contrasting visions.
Centrist candidate Emmanuel Macron and far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, who go head-to-head in the second round of France’s presidential election on May 7, are diametrically opposed on issues ranging from immigration to Europe to gay marriage.
One year after massive wildfires swept through Alberta province in Canada’s worst natural disaster in history, the future of the oil sands — which contain a third of the world’s oil reserves — remains bleak.
A few late-season snowflakes flutter over Fort McMurray, their whiteness contrasting against surrounding forests blackened one year ago by the most destructive wildfire in Canadian history.
Donald Trump hailed his “very productive” first 100 days as America’s president and told a cheering crowd of supporters “great battles” lay ahead.
A top Venezuelan opposition figure called on Saturday for more marches aimed at taking back the courts and the National Electoral Council that he said had been “hijacked” by President Nicolas Maduro.
A plane crash in western Cuba on Saturday killed eight military personnel, the ministry in charge of the island’s armed forces said.
Pope Francis on Saturday called for negotiations to resolve tensions surrounding North Korea’s nuclear ambitions.
Pope Francis on Saturday said the Vatican was ready to intervene as a mediator to try and end Venezuela’s deadly political crisis under “clear conditions”.