The US election campaign has been drawing a great deal of attention. As things stand, Mrs Clinton is leading the race to the White House. Barring any accident, she will succeed Mr. Obama and become the 45th President of the United States.
Leading indicators suggest global economic activity remains weak following what has been a very lackluster recovery. Headline inflation looks set to rise towards the end of the year while core inflationary pressures remain modest for now.
Shirin Ebadi is an Iranian, a lawyer and a winner of the Nobel Peace Prize for her defence of the rights of women and children. She honoured us with her presence during a breakfast on the role of women in the advancement of democracy. We met up with her.
But what’s really going on, when it comes to the European immigration crisis? The current situation by François Gemenne, Professor of Political Science in Paris and at the ULB in Brussels, and expert in geopolitics and migration flows.