One theater troupe's fight to bring fine art to the Donetsk People's Republic.
A Wellesley College chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine formed this fall and tried to start a conversation about Palestinian human rights. A few pro-Israel students are trying to shut down that conversation, saying it is "menacing." The campaign represents a bigoted backlash against Palestinian solidarity
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said women are not equal to men and accused feminists of not understanding the special status that Islam attributes to mothers. Addressing a meeting in Istanbul on women and justice, Mr Erdogan said men and women are created differently, that women cannot be expected to undertake the same work […]
Russian President Vladimir Putin wants to provoke a military confrontation with the West. His military jets have repeatedly buzzed NATO facilities, coming close to causing a crash with a Swedish civilian airliner. He has vowed to extend the range of those patrols to the Gulf of Mexico. Show More Summary
Palestinian group yet to comment on alleged arrest of 30 members in the West Bank for planning attacks in Jerusalem.
Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Thursday he was not opposed to the extension of nuclear talks between the Islamic Republic and world powers, stressing that the United States, not Iran, would be the biggest loser should the nuclear talks fail. “For the same reasons I wasn’t against negotiations, I’m also not against […]
By Josephine McKenna VATICAN CITY (RNS) Pope Francis leaves on Friday (Nov. 28) for a three-day visit to Turkey and, given the issues on his plate and the troubles in the neighborhood, it is expected to be his most challenging and potentially most dangerous trip yet. There are so few Christians — around 120,000 — […]
His lawyer says the accusation is politically motivated
Where do migrants to the UK come from the EU or non EU? David Cameron's hopes of getting back on the front foot on migration have been dealt a blow this morning - ONS figures show that immigration is up, and specifically immigrationShow More Summary
An investigation into the deaths of two teenage cousins believed to have been raped and hanged by their attackers concluded that the two actually committed suicide, according to authorities in India. The head of the Central Bureau of Investigation, India's version of the FBI, told reporters that the local police's...
Researchers have been measuring background pollution when they should have been doing roadside readings
KABUL, Afghanistan — A British embassy worker was among five people killed in a suicide attack in the Afghan capital on Thursday, a senior police official told NBC News. The Taliban claimed responsibility for the blast which targeted a vehicle on Kabul’s Jalalabad Road. At least 31 others, including three embassy staff, were injured, the…
But who exactly is Kim Yo Jong?
At least seven dead in explosion in mainly Shia district, just a day after two blasts killed 10 in Iraqi capital.
By Juan Cole | — The popular story about Thanksgiving is an environmental parable that we would do well to remember today. It was a harvest festival in 1621, participated in by…
Soldier dies in gun battle with fighters. against background of regional summit attended by Indian and Pakistani leaders
Military commander says annexed region could be used as launchpad for attacks amid reports of OSCE team being targeted.
The youngest are 13-years-old; sentences range up to 5 years