Month: September 2017

Kushner used personal email for WH business

Jared Kushner used a personal email account to communicate with White House aides in his capacity as a senior adviser to his father-in-law US President Donald Trump, according to reports. As a candidate, Trump routinely attacked his Democrat rival Hillary Clinton over her use of a …

German Social Democrats in turmoil after historic loss

The defeat Sunday of German Social Democrat Martin Schulz at the hands of Chancellor Angela Merkel is his party’s worst loss since World War II and another blow for Europe’s centre-left. The SPD, Germany’s traditional working class party, won just 20-21 percent in its fourth loss …