Thousands rally against Catalan independence in Barcelona

Thousands rally against Catalan independence in Barcelona

Thousands of people marched for Spanish unity in Barcelona, Spain, on 8 October. The rally was held one week after a disputed referendum for Catalan independence, after which Catalan President Carles Puigdemont vowed to declare independence within days. The march, which was organized by Societat Civil Catalana (SCC), a group opposed to Catalan independence, took place 24 hours after massive demonstrations calling for dialogue and unity. Oct 8, 2017
Theresa May has coughing fit during disastrous speech

Theresa May has coughing fit during disastrous speech

UK Prime Minister Theresa May had a nightmare during her speech at the Conservative Conference in Mnachester, as she went into a coughing fit and strarted to loose her voice. Although she tried to carry on and joke with Chancellor Phillip Hammond, the speech went from bad to worse as a prankstser handed her a fake P45 letter and the lettering on the back of the stage fell off.  Oct 4, 2017
New robot designed for disaster relief

New robot designed for disaster relief

The future disaster response team could be made up of an army of robots. Honda unveiled a new prototype for its E2-DR disaster relief robot designed to search through crumbled buildings. Oct 6, 2017
Japans snap election: What you need to know

Japans snap election: What you need to know

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has called a snap election, which would bring the scheduled elections one year earlier. Here are what you need you know about Japans snap election. Oct 6, 2017
Trumps border wall prototype takes shape

Trumps border wall prototype takes shape

Workers on the US side of the Mexican border began construction of a prototype structure that could be used to fulfill President Donald Trumps promise of a physical barrier between both nations. Oct 5, 2017