If the polls are right, most of the rest of the world should be pretty happy this morning. While President Obama was re-elected comfortably under the US electoral college system, the popular vote seems to have been more evenly split, with as little as 2 percentage points separating the two candidates.
Last weekend, I was in the German capital, speaking at an investor conference. As is normally the case at these events, there was a nice dinner the night before, and delegates largely took over a nice hotel in the centre of town.
Tony Blair recently hinted he is prepared to be the President of Europe and now he is making calls for such an all-encompassingÂ post to be made available.
Last night Pastor Cartor Conlon from New York’sÂ prestigiousÂ Times Square Church gave an emergency broadcast as Hurricane Sandy hit America’s eastern seaboard.
Jimmy Savile was given a knighthood by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, but was she at any time in the past made aware of his taste in under-age girls?
Former leader of the Welsh Conservatives, Rod Richard, has namedÂ Margaret Thatcher’s former private secretary, the late Sir Peter Morrison as a Paedophile.
David Icke has proven his critics wrong and staged aÂ spectacle without glitz by talking for 11 hours on the global conspiracy against mankind.
During the Great Recession of 2008 and 2009, the US and UK economies had a lot in common. Both had large, over-leveraged financial sectors with interlinkages that often weren’t visible to regulators.
The Jimmy Savile scandal should end theÂ Â TV licence fee Â if it is proven that the BBC actively tried to protect the reputation of a child sex offender employee.
Thousands will flock to see David Icke at Wembley Arena this Saturday as heÂ addressesÂ the masses that once ridiculed him.
Something very interesting has started to happen in the past couple of weeks. Ever since the IMF issued its warning that austerity might be self-defeating – or, in the jargon, that fiscal multipliers might be greater than one – UK proponents of austerity have quietened down quite a bit. And proponents of doing more have started to venture into new territory.
Each Autumn the Nobel Foundation announces its annual awards. There are five ‘proper’ Nobel prizes – for Medicine, Physics, Chemistry, Literature and Peace. These five awards were established by the will of Alfred Nobel and have been made every year since 1901.