Birgitta Jónsdóttir, Pirate Party founder

Iceland could be soon be governed by Pirate Party

The Pirate Party has come third in Iceland’s general election, but no single party or coalition has won the overall majority necessary to form a government. Tense negotiations are now expected after the political group, which was founded...
Nuuk, Capital of Greenland.

Greenland says Denmark’s ‘arrogance’ threatens commonwealth

In an interview with Politiken newspaper, Greenland’s foreign minister, Vittus Qujaukitsoq, expressed frustration with the Danish government on a number of points and said that if Greenland did not receive some concessions from its former...
Itaquerao Stadium

Caixa Econômica lent Odebrecht at least $109 mi to finish stadium

Brazilian state-controlled lender Caixa Econômica Federal loaned at least 350 million reais ($109 million) to Odebrecht SA in 2014 to help the engineering conglomerate, currently caught up in a massive corruption scandal, complete the...
Danish Prime Minister Lars Loekke Rasmussen, center, presents his new government with 22 ministers in front of the Amalienborg Palace in Copenhagen, Nov. 28, 2016. At his left is Foreign Minister Anders Samuelsen.

Denmark Picks Eurosceptic as Foreign Minister

Denmark's new coalition government on Monday picked an outspoken eurosceptic as its new foreign minister, marking a potential political shift in a country where opposition against the European Union is growing. Anders Samuelsen, 49, has...
Danish soldier

Denmark to pull out from anti-ISIS operation

Denmark said on Friday that it will pull out its seven F-16 jet fighter bombers and its drones from the US-led multinational air campaign against ISIS in Iraq and Syria. “We are pulling our airplanes...
Dilma Rousseff election campaign

Elections highlight economic divisions in Brazil

The truck's presence seems wasted. In these parts of rural Maranhao, Dilma gets nearly 100% of the vote.The reason for that is simple. In Belagua, 83% of people receive what is known as the...
Immigration police

Denmark suspends quota refugee programme

"It will give the municipalities a little breathing space and room to better take care of those who have already come here," Integration Minister Inger Støjberg told a meeting in the Danish parliament. Støjberg, an...

Denmark passes ‘education cap’ despite protests

The bill restricts individuals who already have a higher education degree from pursuing a degree in another field at the same or a lower level. The plan’s backers say the move will save 300 million...

Thousands marches against ‘watered down anti-corruption bill’

The biggest marches have taken place in Sao Paulo's business district and along Rio de Janeiro's Copacabana beach. Demonstrators were angry after the lower house of Congress on Tuesday passed a number of amendments to...
Brazil's President Michel Temer talks to the journalists during an impromptu news conference in Sao Paulo, Brazil, April 4, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Brazil court delays ruling in case that could unseat President Temer

Brazil's top electoral court on Tuesday decided to hear new witnesses in an illegal campaign financing case that could remove President Michel Temer from office, delaying any verdict in the trial until at least...
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