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    Russian President Putin proposes constitutional amendment to ban gay marriage in Russia

    Russian President Vladimir Putin has proposed an amendment to the constitution that would ban same-sex marriage. The draft amendment encloses the mention of Russians’ “faith in God” and states that marriage is between “a man…

    Trump announces travel restrictions as first coronavirus death in US confirmed

    US President Donald Trump has implemented new travel restrictions from Iran and has advised American citizens not to travel to specific regions in Italy as the first death from the coronavirus in the US was…

    Harvey Weinstein found guilty of sexual assault and rape

    A jury in New York has found Harvey Weinstein guilty of sexual assault and rape. He was convicted of sexually assaulting Mimi Haleyi, a former production assistant, in 2006 and then Jessica Mann in 2013.…

    Two Irish citizens test positive to coronavirus

    The Department of Foreign Affairs has announced that two out of six Irish passengers on a coronavirus-hit ship have tested positive for the disease. The citizens share dual citizenship with another EU member state and…

    Former NI Deputy First Minister, Seamus Mallon, has died at age 83

    Former Northern Ireland Deputy First Minister and deputy leader of the SDLP Seamus Mallon has died aged 83.

    The German cabinet has approved a ban on LGBT conversion therapy

    If approved by both houses of parliament, advertising or offering conversion therapy will be banned.

    Iran says it mistakenly shot down Ukrainian jet

    After previously denying reports that it caused the crash, Iran has admitted to shooting down a Ukrainian passenger jet.