Lebanon’s Health Ministry confirmed on Saturday that pollution in the drinking water network of Hasbaya’s al-Kfayr was the cause of a Viral Hepatitis outbreak last month. The cause of the outbreak was confirmed after the ministry ran tests on drinking water in the town, according to an official report. Representatives of the ministry will discuss […]
An Indian jetliner caught fire while landing in Nepal’s capital on Saturday, but there were no casualties reported among the 170 people on board, officials said. The right wheels of the Airbus 320 caught fire while landing in Katmandu after a flight from the Indian capital of New Delhi, said Rishikesh Sharma, head of Tribhuwan […]
With Cold War-style politics gripping Eastern Europe this week, it seems fitting that one of the most iconic Soviet holidays is upon us: International Women's Day, which began as a socialist celebration of women's economic, political...Show More Summary
Flight MH370 from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing lost contact with air traffic controllers, with the authorities being unable to locate the aircraft since. The flight was carrying 239 people
American lawyer and political commentator Alan Dershorwitz has angered South Africans by describing their country as ‘a failed state’ in an interview with Piers Morgan.
Libre Graphics Magazine, “a print publication devoted to showcasing and promoting work created with Free/Libre Open Source Software” (F/LOSS), dedicates its latest issue to representation and gendered work in F/LOSS. Ginger Coons, a member of the editorial team, says the second issue in volume two of the magazine, titled “Gendering F/LOSS”, ”[steps]...
Farofa, pirão, beiju, funge. Meet four popular dishes made from the cassava root in Brazil and Angola.
Two bombs were diffused at station in eastern Cairo, in the latest of a series of blasts rocking the capital.
In 2010, urban Chinese women earned 67 percent of what their male peers earned, and rural women earned 56 percent.
Memorial events held in Fukushima Prefecture, where communities still dealing with damage caused by 2011 disaster.
Foreign minister Sergey Lavrov says such a move would "boomerang" during phone call with US counterpart John Kerry.
One attacker and two soldiers killed in assault carried out by suspected al-Qaeda fighters.
China once again bristled at comparing the country’s spat with Japan to the Britain-Germany relations prior to WW1, saying that the Japanese leaders must respect “ conscience of mankind” and “ the bottom line of the international convention”. In a tightly scripted Q&A presser on Saturday, Chinese foreign minister Wang...
Work on grave site suspended after official says it pre-dates war during which both sides were accused of atrocities.
Polls indicate that left-leaning ex-guerrilla Sanchez Ceren is set for victory in runoff vote.
Beijing calls for renewed talks over Pyonyang's atomic programme, saying it will not allow war on Korean peninsula.