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Trump impeached — in a historic ‘twice’

Brew Admin   Thu 14 Jan 2021    

U.S President Donald Trump was impeached by the House for a second time Wednesday — going down as the first in history — after being charged with “incitement of insurrection” over the deadly mob siege at the Capitol that stunned […]


Twitter 2020: #COVID19, #BLM top hashtags; US politics, Chadwick Boseman in limelight

Brew Admin   Tue 08 Dec 2020    

The coronavirus pandemic and the Black Lives Matter movement topped the list of conversation topics on Twitter in a tumultuous year, the social platform said Monday. In a summary of trends, Twitter said the hashtag #COVID19 and other variations were […]


Paint drips off Thai police HQ walls, protests heat as country leader calls for crackdowns

Brew Admin   Thu 19 Nov 2020    

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha ordered security agencies on Thursday to crack down on pro-democracy protestors, days after police used tear gas and water cannons at a Bangkok rally. The country has been rocked since July by youth-led protests demanding […]


Peru hails its third new leader in a week of bedlam politics and violence

Brew Admin   Tue 17 Nov 2020    

Peru’s Congress on Monday chose a 76-year-old former World Bank official as the South American country’s new president — the third in a rollercoaster week of political upheaval. Francisco Sagasti was elected as lawmakers met to try to move on […]


Trump’s no-concede hold shows cracks as ‘fraud’ lawsuits tumble, world accepts Biden as next POTUS

Brew Admin   Mon 16 Nov 2020    

President Donald Trump has yet to admit defeat in the US election. But with a word here, a slip there, he is raising the prospect ever more plainly. In a tweet Sunday morning, Trump appeared accidentally to acknowledge Joe Biden’s […]


Arkansas police chief given pink slip over vitriolic ‘Death to Democrats’ calls

Brew Admin   Tue 10 Nov 2020    

Arkansas police chief Lang Holland has resigned after it came to light that he frequently took to several social media platforms to advocate for violence against “Marxist Democrats.” Holland, who had been the chief of police in Marshall, resigned over the […]


Controversial Indian journalist Goswami arrested on suicide abetment charges

Brew Admin   Wed 04 Nov 2020    

One of India’s top TV news anchors, Arnab Goswami, was arrested by police in Mumbai on Wednesday for alleged abetment of suicide in a case registered in 2018, his channel said in a statement. According to local media, the case […]


Former Labour head Corbyn suspended over dismissive comments against anti-Semitism charges

Brew Admin   Thu 29 Oct 2020    

Jeremy Corbyn, the former leader of Britain’s Labour Party, has been suspended from office over dismissive comments refuting anti-Semitism charges, pending investigation, a party spokesman said Thursday, . Serving as the leader of the Opposition since 2015, the British politician’s […]


Final Presidential Debate 2020 Recap: Trump

Brew Admin   Sun 25 Oct 2020    

Climate plan an ‘economic disaster, drafted under AOC plus three’, loss of jobs resulting in a move to defunct fracking, ‘big man’ allegation over Hunter Biden corruption scandal, 1994’s ‘racist’ Crime Bill, and dissent over ‘poor job’ in office over […]


A wrap: ‘Cases, climate, and crime’ at final Presidential Debate 2020

Brew Admin   Sun 25 Oct 2020    

Last week, at the campaign’s closing debates, President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden took up their final stances, shelving the chaos that presided over their previous face-off in favour of a more substantive exchange that highlighted vastly different […]


Thousands rally in Karachi to oust ‘rigged’ PM Khan

Brew Admin   Mon 19 Oct 2020    

Tens of thousands of opposition supporters rallied on Sunday in the city of Karachi as part of a campaign to oust Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan, who they accuse of being installed by the military in a rigged 2018 election. […]