Hugo Chavez re-elected as Venezuelan President

Helena Lins, Editor (South America)   CARACAS - Hugo Chavez was re-elected for a fourth term as Venezuelan President, last Sunday.He won 54.66% of the vote, defeating his...

Research Shows Antarctic Bivalves to be Hermaphrodite

Anissa Katti, Editor (Antarctica & Science)   SOUTHAMPTON - In the Animal kingdom, breeding is a natural and lengthy process in the reproduction scheme. Scientists at the...

Drastic Decline of the Great Barrier Reef: save the Environment or the Economy?

Iris Segers, Editor (Oceania)   QUEENSLAND - The Australian Institute of Marine Science (AIMS) reported that in the past 27 years, the coral coverage of the Great...

Australian Telecom Company not punished for Privacy Blunder

Iris Segers, Editor (Oceania)   MELBOURNE - Telstra, an Australian telecom company, has managed to avoid a fine for failing to protect the privacy of over 700,000...

Saudi’s First Female Filmmaker makes an entrance at the Venice Film Festival

Yasmine Canga-Valles, Editor (Film)   VENICE - After sending their first female athlete to the London Olympic Games, Saudi Arabia presents its first female filmmaker at La...

Muslim Riots take over Europe

Viktor Tsvetanov, Editor (Europe)   LONDON - Riots and extremist behaviour have spread across Europe as a reaction to the release of the film Innocence of Muslims. The wave...

Libya’s Prime Minister ousted

TRIPOLI - Libya’s first elected Prime Minister, Mustafa Abu Shagur, has been dismissed from his post. The reason behind his dismissal was that the...

‘Green on Blue’

  KABUL - Murder and war are two words that are seldom connected.  The horrors of the battlefield, often, create a bonding that is based...

Time for some K-Pop?

Tiantian Liu, Editor (Asia - Far East)   SEOUL - The topic of “K-Pop invasion” has been brought up many times, but only until a month ago...

Romney’s Performance in Debate scares European Leaders

  BRUSSELS - Such was the impact of Republican party’s Presidential candidate, Mitt Romney, in the first Presidential debate, that a vast majority of people...