Category: Europe

Macron takes over from Hollande on Sunday

Outgoing French Economy Minister, Emmanuel Macron, 39, is billed to formally take over power from French President, Francois Hollande, at 10.00 a.m. local time (4.00 a.m. ET) on Sunday, according to official source. Macron emerged victorious…

Le Pen pledges to suspend immigration

French far-right leader Marine Le Pen has sought to mobilise her supporters six days ahead of France’s most unpredictable presidential election in decades by pledging to suspend all immigration. Opinion polls have for months shown…

Norway: The happiest country in the world

A chilly climate isn’t keeping Norway from basking in the glow of being named the world’s happiest country on Monday. The Scandinavian country surged from fourth place in last year’s UN     assessment all…