Tag: Leader

Angela Merkel beats out IS leader, Trump to be named Time ‘Person of the Year’

Updated December ten, 2015 07:06:22 German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been named Time “Person of the Year 2015”, hailing her leadership for navigating debt and asylum seeker crises that threatened to tear the European Union apart. Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, leader of the Islamic State extremist group, Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, America’s Black Lives Matter…


NT Opposition Leader moves motion of no self-assurance against Government

By Sally Brooks Posted December 01, 2015 12:13:45 The Northern Territory Opposition Leader has moved a motion of no self-confidence in the Territory Government in Parliament. If profitable the motion could trigger an early election. In Parliament, Michael Gunner said it was time to speak about the future of the Northern Territory. “We are presently…


In Rebuke to Kirchner, Argentines Elect Opposition Leader Mauricio Macri as President

Photo Supporters of the presidential candidate Mauricio Macri cheered in Buenos Aires on Sunday. Credit Emiliano Lasalvia/Agence France-Presse â?? Getty Images BUENOS AIRES â?? Argentine voters handed a decisive victory to Mauricio Macri in the countryâ??s presidential election on Sunday, delivering a strong mandate to an opposition political figure in search of to roll back…