Saturday, October 16, 2021
When Sharon Commins returned to Ireland last month after over 100 days being held hostage in Sudan, there were scenes of relief and joy. The GOAL worker, who was held by members of a nomadic tribe along with Ugandan...
By Jerry Mitchell, The Clarion-LedgerFrom left, Addie Mae Collins, Carole Robertson, Denise McNair, and Cynthia Wesley were killed in the Sept. 15, 1963, bombing of the 16th Street Baptist Church in Birmingham. The church had been used to stage civil...
Early this year in El Salvador, the case of a 22 year old women named Beatriz caught international attention. In a perfect storm of complications, Beatriz suffered from lupus and kidney failure and found herself pregnant. Additionally, her unborn...
Democrat Joe Biden’s victory in the U.S. presidential election is set to affect Africa’s 1.3 billion people on issues ranging from climate change and immigration to women’s health and human rights, according to academics and analysts. Under the Trump administration,...
President of the United States, Barack Hussein Obama, called for a new beginning between the United States and the Muslim World and a world that is peaceful and equal, in an historic speech at Cairo’s University, Thursday. Mr. Obama talked...
Juliáo Chiburre, chief secretary of Magude town council, wears a neat stripy shirt, a khaki jacket, and a mournful air: the 36-year-old Mozambican bureaucrat is at his wit's end. Surrounded by files, he goes over the dilemmas familiar to...
By Elise Wicker, BBC World Service Image copyright AFP The quest to conquer the other North Pole What’s it like to answer angry tweets about trains? 10 things we didn’t know last week Europe has been so transfixed by tragedies in the...
By David Smith in Asmara The calm flow of Martyrs Avenue in Asmara, the capital of Eritrea, is disturbed on a Saturday afternoon by a giant collective roar emanating from behind the marble facade of an old cinema. Manchester United...
During warm ENSO episodes, the normal patterns of tropical precipitation and atmospheric circulation become disrupted. Related image: Image: La Nina regional impacts  BY FRANCIS GHESQUIERE & NICHOLAS JONES It was recorded by the Spanish conquistadors and triggered famines that have been linked to...
The Monumental Beast is no more! By Mike Hytner Jonah Lomu-New Zealand rugby union player. 2001 Rugby World Cup Sevens. Jonah Lomu, All Blacks great, dies aged 40 Former All Blacks doctor confirms the news on Wednesday morning ‘We’re all shocked and...

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