One killed on Scorsese film set in Taiwan
One killed on Scorsese film set in Taiwan
A ceiling collapses on the set of Martin Scorsese's upcoming film "Silence" in Taiwan, killing one person and injuring two others. Yiming Woo…
Bank Ki-moon orders probe of deadly protest at UN base in north Mali
Bank Ki-moon orders probe of deadly protest at UN base in north Mali
David Gressly, the UN deputy special representative in Mali, said the peacekeepers fired tear gas and warning shots to disperse the protest involving…
ISS Benefits for Humanity: Train Like an Astronaut #Nasa
ISS Benefits for Humanity: Train Like an Astronaut #Nasa
Developed in cooperation with NASA scientists and fitness professionals working directly with astronauts, the Train Like an Astronaut program is an…
Fate of Egyptian Christians kidnapped in Libya unknown
Fate of Egyptian Christians kidnapped in Libya unknown
Egyptian workers kidnapped in Libya are still being held captive, the most vulnerable among them Coptic Christians. Their families have pleaded with…
Italian lawmakers fail to elect new president in first round
Italian lawmakers fail to elect new president in first round
Italian lawmakers have begun voting to elect a new president. Though the post is largely ceremonial it is being seen as a test for Prime Minister…
Paid sick time proposal appeals to compassion and self-interest
Paid sick time proposal appeals to compassion and self-interest
CHICAGO – There are many excellent reasons to agree that President Obama’s proposal to allow employees to earn up to seven days of paid sick…
Boot camp with Barnaby
Boot camp with Barnaby
The Abbott Government is going into a weekend training camp to learn how to reboot itself, amongst other things. read…
Zimbabwe: Good Harvest Fails to Dent Rising Hunger
Zimbabwe: Good Harvest Fails to Dent Rising Hunger
[IPS]Bulawayo, Zimbabwe -With agriculture as one of the drivers of economic growth, Zimbabwe needs to invest in the livelihoods of smallholder…