Tag Archives: Heads of state

29Aug/17

Trump learns “there are a lot of blonde women in Finland”

U.S. President Donald Trump mistakes one blonde journalist for another during a news conference with the Finnish president, prompting the response, “There are a a lot of blonde women in Finland”. Continue reading

10Dec/16

After impeachment of South Korean president, anti-Park rallies resume

South Korean protesters mount a massive candlelight rally after the impeachment of South Korean President Park Geun-hye over an influence-peddling scandal and urge the constitutional court to approve the impeachment.

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15Nov/16

Businessman reveals to French news website that he transferred Libya cash for Sarkozy election bid

A Franco-Lebanese businessman tells a French news website he handed over three suitcases filled with cash from late Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi to Nicolas Sarkozy and a senior aide to help finance his successful 2007 presidential campaign.

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02Nov/16

Mexico City Museum of Cartoons puts on display exhibit of Donald Trump cartoons

Mexico City’s Museum of Cartoons gains new success with an exhibition satirising the U.S. Presidential Candidate, Donald Trump.

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02Oct/16

Princess Charlotte and Prince George give Canada ‘royal wave’

The Royal Family’s youngest wave goodbye to residents in Victoria, British Columbia, before they climb aboard a floatplane with mom and dad, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, who are wrapping up their Canada visit. Continue reading

18Apr/16
Brazilians celebrate as President Dilma Rousseff loses crucial impeachment vote

Brazilians cheer in the streets after lower house passes impeachment for President Rousseff

Brazilians celebrate as President Dilma Rousseff loses crucial impeachment vote in Congress.

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07Dec/15

Far-right surges in French elections

France’s far-right National Front has pulled off a historic win in Sunday’s first round of regional elections, in a breakthrough that shakes up the country’s political landscape. Mana Rabiee reports. Continue reading

27Nov/15

Hollande compares environmental damage to terrorism in push for climate change deal

French President Hollande says mankind must “face up to their responsibilities”, two weeks after Paris attacks

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27Nov/15

Remembering of 130 Paris attack victims

France holds an official commemoration ceremony to pay tribute to the 130 victims of the Paris attacks at the vast military courtyard of Les Invalides. Jillian Kitchener reports.
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