• Sun. Oct 24th, 2021

    Colombia’s most wanted drug lord captured in jungle raid

    BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Colombian security forces have captured the country’s most wanted drug trafficker, a rural warlord who evaded a decade long manhunt by corrupting state officials and aligning…

    Ethiopia: UN forced to abort humanitarian aid flight into Tigray

    A UN humanitarian aid flight destined for the capital of the Tigray region in northern Ethiopia, was forced to return to Addis Ababa due to airstrikes on Friday, raising “serious…

    Biden Delays Release of Some J.F.K. Records, Citing Pandemic

    Americas|Biden delays the release of remaining J.F.K. assassination records, citing the pandemic. https://www.nytimes.com/2021/10/23/world/americas/jfk-assassination-pandemic.html People in Washington reacting to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963.Credit…George Tames/The…

    Breaking News – Why Kenyan churches are banning politicians from pulpits

    By Emmanuel OnyangoBBC News, Nairobi Kenya’s churchgoers have been used to smartly dressed politicians rolling up in flash cars to attend services on Sundays – often with cameras in tow.…

    Jury gets chance to hear Elizabeth Holmes’ bold promises

    SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — A jury weighing the fate of fallen Silicon Valley star Elizabeth Holmes got its first chance Friday to listen to recordings of her boasting to…

    For Girls, the Biggest Danger of Sexual Violence Lurks at Home

    Girls’ sexual and reproductive rights activist Mía Calderón stands on San Martín Avenue in San Juan de Lurigancho, the most populous municipality of Peru’s capital. She complained that the pandemic…

    Amanda Knox Was Exonerated. That Doesn’t Mean She’s Free.

    VASHON, Wash. — Within minutes of meeting Amanda Knox for the first time, she planted her newborn daughter into my arms. Yes, Amanda Knox has a baby. A baby that…

    Breaking News – Will Apple be the last US tech giant left in China?

    By James ClaytonNorth America technology reporter Image source, Getty ImagesImage caption, Apple has a big presence in China – unlike many of its peers There was a time when the…

    Merkel’s farewell spoiled by Poland crisis at EU summit

    Angela Merkel took up her vaunted mantle as Europe’s crisis manager for what could be the last time tonight, as she urged the EU to find compromise in its showdown…

    In Sub-Saharan Africa and Elsewhere, We Need to Look Harder for Tuberculosis

    COVID-19 cancelled out the last 12 years of advancements in finding and treating people with TB. Credit: Jeffrey Moyo/IPS. Opinion by Morounfolu Olugbosi (johannesburg) Thursday, October 21, 2021 Inter Press Service…