SNP spring conference: Sturgeonsays party to build a fresh case for independence

In her conference speech on 12 March, First Minister of Scotland Nicola Sturgeon announced the Scottish National Party’s (SNP) renewed pursuit of independence from the UK. She also spoke about how she will use the new powers afforded to Scotland from Westminster as a result of the referendum in 2014. Mar 12, 2016

Donald Trump rally in Chicago called off for safety reasons

A campaign rally of US presidential candidate Donald Trump scheduled for 11 March in Chicago was called off as the crowd of thousands who gathered, including both supporters of the Republican front-runner and those who came to protest his candidacy, grew rowdy. Mar 12, 2016