Category: Europe

Pro- and anti-Muslim protesters face off in Edinburgh

A rally held by the UK’s far-right Islamophobes has been countered by hundreds of protesters in the Scottish capital of Edinburgh. The joint demonstration by the Scottish Defense League (SDL) and English Defense League (EDL)…

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…