Outgoing US president Barack Obama urges Americans to still believe

Outgoing US president Barack Obama urges Americans to still believe

During his farewell speech on 10 January in Chicago, outgoing US President Barack Obama reused his original campaign slogan of yes we can, as urged Americans to still believe in US values and reject discrimination. It was an emotional speech in which he thanked his family and declared the presidency the honour of his life. Jan 11, 2017
Donald Trump rejects unverified reports that Russia has ‘compromising’ information

Donald Trump rejects unverified reports that Russia has ‘compromising’ information

New allegations related to Donald Trump have emerged, and this time around unsubstantiated reports claim that the US president-elect engaged in perverted sexual acts in 2013. The allegations were included in a two-page synopsis appended to a report commissioned by President Barack Obama on Russias interference in the election. Jan 11, 2017
Barack Obamas farewell speech

Barack Obamas farewell speech

Barack Obama delivers an emotional speech in his final address as outgoing US president on 10 January in Chicago during which he hailed First Lady Michelle Obama. Jan 11, 2017
Jeremy Corbyn: ‘We’re not going to block the referendum vote’

Jeremy Corbyn: ‘We’re not going to block the referendum vote’

In a speech Jeremy Corbyn made on 10 January he stated that Labour does not rule out backing continued freedom of movement when Britain quits the European Union, the Labour leader said. Jeremy Corbyn made the comment during a speech just hours after it was briefed that he was not wedded to the principle. The Labour leader also suggested a cap on pay for the UKs highest earners in order to create a more equal society. Jan 10, 2017