Greek Parliament Elects Its First Female President

by Jacinta Iroroon January 22, 2020
A judge with particular expertise in environmental law and the constitution has become Greece’s first female president. A cross-party majority of 261 MPs voted in favour of 63-year-old Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou, parliament chief Costas Tassoulas said. The new president, until now the head of Greece’s top administrative court, the Council of State, will take her oath […]

Taylor Swift Reveals Her Mother Has Been Diagnosed With Brain Tumor

by Jacinta Iroroon January 22, 2020
In a recent interview with Variety released on Tuesday, the singer said that a brain tumor was discovered while her mother was undergoing treatment for breast cancer. Taylor revealed a few years ago that her mother, Andrea Swift was undergoing treatment having been diagnosed with breast cancer. Now, a brain tumor has also been discovered and, as a […]

US Senate approves Trump impeachment trial plan, rejects Democrats on documents, witnesses

by Chuks Azotanion January 22, 2020
The Republican-controlled U.S. Senate voted early on Wednesday on party lines to approve the rules for President Donald Trump’s impeachment trial, rejecting Democratic efforts to obtain evidence and ensure witnesses are heard. As the third presidential impeachment trial in U.S. history began in earnest, Trump’s chief legal defender argued the Democratic case was a baseless […]