Alexander Schallenberg Sworn in as New Chancellor of Austria

Former Austrian foreign minister Alexander Schallenberg was inaugurated as the country’s new chancellor on Monday, October 11, following ex-chancellor Sebastian Kurz’s resignation due to corruption allegations.  Schallenberg said that he is taking his job “with the utmost respect for the …

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Czech President Milos Zeman Hospitalized in Intensive Care After Parliamentary Election

Czech President Milos Zeman has been taken into intensive care at a hospital in Prague on Oct. 10 after the parliamentary elections. Zeman’s spokesperson Jiří Ovčáček said on Twitter that the president agreed to be hospitalized at the Central Military …

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World Leaders Deny Wrongdoing After Pandora Papers Leak

Several world leaders have denied wrongdoing after being included in one of the biggest leaks of financial documents from offshore companies. The Pandora Papers investigation involved some 600 journalists of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) from a variety …

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