Entering their fifth year in power, Thailand's ruling generals may be running out of time and it's not for a lack of watches. A growing uproar over the deputy prime … Click to Continue »
Jorge Garcia was forced to return to Mexico this week after living in the U.S. for 30 years.
With a sharp departure from years and sometimes decades of U.S. foreign policy, President Donald Trump has made a seismic global impact during his first year in office. It has … Click to Continue »
The military intervention looked imminent. West African troops were poised to push into Gambia as Yahya Jammeh, the tiny nation's leader for more than 22 years, refused to cede power … Click to Continue »
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The rooms at the Conrad Centennial Singapore have undergone a massive refresh and they are now looking great! In fact, the Executive Lounge in he property is currently going through a series of refurbishment to ensure hat it stays in line with the new brand standards and global image. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON (AP) — He once called himself "pro-choice." But a year into his presidency, Donald Trump is stepping to the forefront of his administration's efforts to roll back abortion rights. And though his record is mixed and a midterm...Show More Summary
One of our most popular podcasts last year was with Michele Dauber, the Stanford Law Professor and head of the Committee to Recall Judge Persky, the judge in the Brock Turner case who made national headlines for giving the Stanford athlete...Show More Summary
With the exception of the period of the UK General Election the biggest political betting markets of the past year have been on Donald Trump. Is he going to survive a full first term? Will he win again in 2020? What will be the year of his actual departure from the White House? These are […]
We’ve been made to believe that North Korea is one hell of a place where human rights are nearly unheard... The post Step Into The Safe And Wonderful World Of North Korea appeared first on Lifehack. A documentary following a year in the life of a family in Pyongyang, North Korea as their daughter Zin-mi prepares to join the Korean Children's Union.
Today marks the ninth birthday of the Dividend Growth Investor blog. It is unreal that I have managed to keep this up for ten years in a row. There have been more than 1,700 articles published during that time. I wanted to thank youShow More Summary
Extreme beauty, dynamic personality and social media marketing savvy are just three of the reasons I’ve been stalking Claudine Ellis on Facebook for about a year now — and likely how she became known as a “Dream Girl.”...
The number of births in China fell last year even though the world's most populous country has relaxed its one-child policy to allow all couples to have two children. The country saw 17.23 million births in 2017, compared to 17.86 million in the previous year, the head of the National Bureau of Statistics, Ning Jizhe, said on Thursday. Show More Summary
Hundreds of Rohingya refugees staged protests in Bangladesh Friday against plans to send them back to Myanmar, where a military crackdown last year sparked a mass exodus. The refugees chanted slogans and held banners demanding citizenship and guarantees of security before they return to their home state of Rakhine in Myanmar. Show More Summary
In response to the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut five years ago, outraged California lawmakers launched a crackdown within months of the tragedy that has seized 18,000 firearms, including assault rifles, from thousands of people convicted of felonies, subject to domestic...
The end of the disputed airport at Nantes has left the Macron administration open to both praise and blame. And the 50-year saga ain't over yet. The first 17 years of this century have been the hottest in recorded history. And Donald Trump has been US president for one year.
The birthrate in China fell last year despite the country easing its family planning policies and allowing all couples to have two children, a result parents say of the stresses of urban life.
Photo Illustration by Kelly Caminero/The Daily Beast It will be very hard for this year’s Sundance Film Festival to top last year’s, which offered an embarrassment of riches. There were the documentaries ICARUS, STEP, City of GhostsShow More Summary
Before putting the burden of explaining oppression on people of color, read this accessible primer. A few years into Obama's first term in office, I taught my final section of an interdisciplinary undergraduate seminar I had designed on popular music and American literature. Show More Summary
Last night (18 January 2018) the Gresham Centre played host to the launch of the new album, Equinox, from Voces8. The album has at its centre a performance of Jonathan Dove's The Passing of the Year and the themes of the album reflect both the passing of the seasons and the cycle of life of the Christian soul. Show More Summary