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North Korea launches health survey system with UNICEF

Posted on: June 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
North Korea launched a health survey system with UNICEF on Wednesday (June 20) in Pyongyang, state media reported. Video provided by North Korea’s official news agency KCNA, which Reuters cannot...

Pope touches on migration and religion addressing journalists on papal flight

Posted on: June 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
  Pope Francis on Thursday (June 21) said that Africa is still seen as a “land of slaves” that must be “exploited” and that an investment plan is needed to...

Deforestation in Brazil savannah ticked up in 2017 after 2016 drop

Posted on: June 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
    Deforestation in Brazil’s vast savannah, which takes up 25 percent of the country, ticked up in 2017 after a sharp drop in 2016, the Environment Ministry said on Thursday (June...

Trump retracts decision on separating immigrant children

Posted on: June 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday (June 20) backed down and abandoned his policy of separating immigrant children from their parents on the U.S.-Mexico border, after images of youngsters in...

Rescue continues for 192 missing people on Indonesian sunken ferry

Posted on: June 22nd, 2018 | No Comments
The rescue continues for 192 missing people on board a ferry that sank in Lake Toba of Indonesia’s Sumatra late Monday. As of Thursday, 18 people were rescued and another...

Trump says North Korea has returned remains of 200 U.S. war dead

Posted on: June 21st, 2018 | No Comments
  President Donald Trump said North Korea had returned on Wednesday (June 20) the remains of 200 U.S. troops missing from the Korean War, although there was no official confirmation...

Iranian women enjoying their first sporting experience as fans gear up for Iran-Spain

Posted on: June 21st, 2018 | No Comments
  Iran and Spain supporters blew trumpets and banged drums in Kazan’s streets on Wednesday afternoon ahead of their teams’ Group B game. Some Iranian women who travelled to Russia...

Mexico market gets makeover as world’s biggest urban art space

Posted on: June 21st, 2018 | No Comments
  Mexico City’s market that never sleeps, the Central de Abasto that sells some 30,000 tonnes of daily produce and merchandise, will now be providing a brand new offering as...

Trump signs executive order to keep immigrant families together

Posted on: June 21st, 2018 | No Comments
  U.S. President Donald Trump, addressing what his administration has characterized as an unwanted side effect of his zero-tolerance policy on illegal immigration, signed an executive order on Wednesday (June...

Trump says he wants to end border crisis by deporting illegal families together

Posted on: June 20th, 2018 | No Comments
    U.S. President Donald Trump said on Tuesday (June 19) that the current immigration crisis surrounding the separation of undocumented family members at the southern U.S. border could be resolved if...