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Facebook’s latest privacy scandal: its role in the 2016 US elections

Britain's Channel 4 broke a story that unveiled the latest privacy scandal involving Facebook. CEO of Cambridge Analytica -a data-mining company affiliated with US President Donald Trump- Alexander Nix was caught on tape boasting about illegal activities to an undercover reporter.

Sarkozy questioned over campaign funding

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy is currently being questioned over allegations he took millions of euros in illegal campaign funding from the late Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi.

Urgent Brexit meeting in Brussels

According to diplomatic sources, the EU's Brexit negotiators summoned all diplomats handling the Brexit talks for an urgent meeting, speculating that there could be an interim deal ahead of the European Council meeting at the end of March. 

Putin wins by a landslide the Russian elections

Vladimir Putin won for the fourth consecutive time the Russian presidential elections, ensuring a fourth term. He received nearly 77 pct of the vote, the highest percentage ever, demonstrating that he has the support of his people and the…

Physics pioneer Stephen Hawking dies at 76

The scientific community is reeling from the loss of one of its brightest minds, as theoretical physicist Stephen Hawking passed away on Wednesday at the stunning age of 76, at his home in Cambridge, England.