Putin signs treaty to incorporate Crimea

Pro-Kremlin activists gather in the Red Square in Moscow, on March 18, 2014, to celebrate the incorporation of Crimea.

  Russian President Vladimir Putin signs a treaty making Crimea part of Russia and accuses the United States of basing its policies on the rule of the gun and not international law. Pro-Kremlin activists gather in the Red Square in Moscow, on March 18, 2014, to celebrate the incorporation of Crimea. Putin signed the document on Tuesday, two days More...

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This photo taken in April, 2013, shows a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200ER at Narita Airport in Narita, near Tokyo. A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777-200 carrying 239 people lost contact with air traffic control early Saturday morning, March 8, 2014 on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, and international aviation authorities still hadn't located the jetliner (file photo)
By On Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Flight MH370: Between the Lines…………

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By On Tuesday, December 10th, 2013

NELSON MANDELA:- The State Memorial Service Program and the List of confirmed foreign Heads of State and Government attending

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By On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Nelson Mandela a global icon!

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Nelson Mandela
By On Thursday, December 5th, 2013

NELSON MANDELA:- Icon of Anti-Apartheid Movement Dies at 95

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By On Sunday, September 15th, 2013

Is Barrack Obama The modern day Okonkwo in Syria?

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America continues to bankroll the Egyptian military while it massacre its own people
By On Saturday, August 24th, 2013

Is America Disinventing Human Rights? (PART TWO)

 By: Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam* In July 2009, in Ghana, President Obama told Africa’s “strongmen”, “History offers a clear verdict: governments that respect the will of their own people are more More...

America has one of the worst human rights records when it comes to the treatment of ethnic minorities
By On Saturday, August 24th, 2013

Is America Disinventing Human Rights?

 By: Professor Alemayehu G. Mariam* In his 1981 farewell speech, President Jimmy Carter said, “America did not invent human rights. In a very real sense, it is the other way round. Human rights invented More...

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By On Thursday, June 27th, 2013

Kandeh Yumkella prepares to step down as UNIDO Director- General

 By: Anthony Abdul Karim Kamara Jnr, Historians recall that at the gloomy depth of World War II, Winston Churchill sought to rally and boost the morale of the British people by saying: “This is not the end. More...

An official portrait released by the British Ministry of Defence (MOD) showing Drummer Lee Rigby, of the British Army's 2nd Battalion The Royal Regiment of Fusiliers. The MOD announced on Thursday, May 23, 2013, that it believed Rigby was the soldier killed in Wednesdays attack in Woolwich, southeast London. (Photo: Ministry of Defence, Britain, via the New York Times)
By On Saturday, May 25th, 2013

London’s Violent Spectacle: What is to be Gained by Calling it Terror?

 By:  Brad Evans* Politicians know better than most that words function politically. More than offering some definitive truth to a situation, the use of language conditions what is further possible. An official More...