Sunday, February 17, 2019

Britain tops world ‘Quality of Death’ index

Britain topped an 80-country "quality of death" study released Tuesday, which warned that ageing and booming populations The 2015 Quality of Death Index, compiled...

Calcium Doesn’t Improve Bone Density, Analysis Finds

By Nicholas Bakalar Calcium, eaten in foods or taken as supplements, has little or no effect on bone density or the risk of...

Donald Trump opposes assault weapons ban: ‘The bad guys are going to have them...

Donald Trump doesn’t think an assault weapons ban would help solve America’s gun problem. “The bad guys are going to have them anyway,” Trump said...

How Trump could help Main Street win one over Wall Street

If Donald Trump reflects the zeitgeist, then some of America’s One Percenters are in trouble. Trump, the bombastic billionaire businessman, has made plenty of enemies...

Egypt: Conscript shot dead in North Sinai – Interior Ministry

Aswat Masriya A Central Security Forces conscript was shot dead on Thursday night in North Sinai following a confrontation with smugglers, said an Interior Ministry...

EGYPT : Cairo University bans teachers from wearing the face veil

Al Ahram Cairo University has decided to ban on Tuesday its academic staff from wearing face veils, also known as niqab, inside classrooms. The controversial...

Missile fired at Yemen hotel used by government officials

identified assailants have attacked a hotel used by Yemeni government officials. Despite a number of casualties, the prime minister was not hurt. Yemen’s internationally...

Student-built solar motorbikes hit the road in Kenya

URUDI, Kenya, Oct (HKSE: 3366-OL.HK - news) 2 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - M otorcycle taxi operators waiting for passengers in this village in western...

East Africa: Tanzanian Church Buildings Torched

NAIROBI, Kenya (Morning Star News) – Three church buildings were set ablaze on Tuesday in an area of northwestern Tanzania where Muslim extremists have...

UK crime agency authorised to seize cash from Nigeria ex-oil minister: court

LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's National Crime Agency (NCA) obtained court permission on Monday to temporarily seize 27,000 pounds ($41,000) from a former Nigerian oil...